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What is the survival rate stage 2a rectal cancer?

What is the survival rate stage 2a rectal cancer?

See below: About 67% of stage 2a rectal cancer patients survive five or more years. See this site for more info.
http://www. Cancer. Org/cancer/colonandrectumcancer/detailedguide/colorectal-cancer-survival-rates. ...Read more

Dr. Barry Rosen
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Cancer (Definition)

Cancer is a group of diseases that is characterized by uncontrolled cell growth leading to invasion of surrounding tissues that spread to other parts of the body. Cancer can begin anywhere in the body and is usually related to one or more genetic mutations that allow normal cells to become malignant by interfering with internal cellular control mechanisms, such as programmed cell death or by preventing ...Read more


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My friend was diagnosed with leukemia, a form of cancer. What is the survival rate?

My friend was diagnosed with leukemia, a form of cancer. What is the survival rate?

It's variable: There are Acute and Chronic leukemia so. Some derive from lymphocytes others from granule yetis.
The survival rate will vary depending on the type.
In general survival eaters have improved and continue to improve. The age of the patient and his or hers state of health is also important. Treatment should be directed by a medical oncologist knowledge able about the best options. I ...Read more

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Help please? What is the survival rate of 46 yr old pt with stage 2B invasive lobular breat cancer w/node involvement?

Help please? What is the survival rate of 46 yr old pt with stage 2B invasive lobular breat cancer w/node involvement?

5 year survival: Assuming you had maximal therapy, 74% live 5 years. But remember there are new treatments coming out all the time, and this data is using medications that were available 5 years ago, not the newest ones. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for colon cancer?

What is the survival rate for colon cancer?

Variable: Survival in terms of 5 years, post diagnosis, can be as high as 95% in early lesions to as low as 10-15% in more advanced disease. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for liver cancer?

What is the survival rate for liver cancer?

Liver cancer: It really depends on the extent of liver involvement. If the disease involved one live love that can be successfully and completely resected then survival chances improve. For some patients a liver transplant may be the answer. As for most cancers survival depends on a complete resection with negative margins. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate of larynx Cancer?

What is the survival rate of larynx Cancer?

Depends on:: Survival depends on several factors including how advanced it is (stage), age of patient, other medical problems, and how experienced the hospital is in treating head and neck cancers. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for tongue cancer?

What is the survival rate for tongue cancer?

It depends: Survival of tongue cancer, as in all cancers, depends upon the stage and the treatment administered, as well as the underlying health of the person with the cancer. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for prostate cancer?

What is the survival rate for prostate cancer?

Survival&prostateCA: That is an age old question...depending on the age of Dx, grade of the cancer, amount of cancer in prostate, and level of PSA many men can live a very long time with their cancer and most will die of something else. Rule of thumb and looking at each person as an individual. ..treatment is needed if the pt is expected to live 5 or more years. These are the pts benefitted by treatment. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for brain cancer?

What is the survival rate for brain cancer?

Depends: It really depends on whether it spread to the brain from somewhere else or if it started in the brain, and even then there would be many factors affecting curability, including type, location, size, etc... ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for throat cancer?

What is the survival rate for throat cancer?

Depends: Depends on many factors- i.e. The type of cancer, the stage of cancer, hpv status (hpv positive in non smoker is better in prognosis than hpv negative), the location in the throat (oropharyngx, nasopharyngx, larynx etc) ; the overall medical condition of patient, the treatment received and respond to treatment etc. For more info- see www. Cancer. Net or www. Cancer. Org. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what is the survival rate of blood cancer?

Could you tell me what is the survival rate of blood cancer?

Depends: There are many kinds of "blood cancer" from very aggressive leukemias that can kill a patient in weeks and can be very hard to treat to others that can be present for years or decades and often are not even treated. If you are a little more specific, we could perhaps be more precise in the answer. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for a patient with carcinoid cancer?

What is the survival rate for a patient with carcinoid cancer?

Carcinoid cancer: That is very variable and it is essential that you sit down with your doctors and fully understand what they are telling you.

The possibilities for good are what you want to hear and I hope that is the case.

If they express concern you will frightened but please keep in mind that the methods for controlling cancers are moving forward very rapidly.

I, and all others, wish you well. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what is the survival rate of lymph node cancer?

Could you tell me what is the survival rate of lymph node cancer?

Depends: There are many kinds of "lymph node cancers" (lymphoma). Hodkin's vs. Non hodkin's, aggressive vs slow growing. Some are terribly aggressive, can cause death in weeks, and respond poorly to treatment whereas others can be present (often unnoticed) for years and cause no problems even without treatment. You need to be a bit more specific for us to answer your question. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for bladder cancer for a man in his 50s?

What is the survival rate for bladder cancer for a man in his 50s?

Depends on stage: The prognosis of bladder cancer is dependent on how deeply has the tumor penetrated the bladder wall, or stage of the disease. It varies from 98% for early stage to 15% 5 year survival for late stage. See this site for more info.
http://www. Cancer. Org/cancer/bladdercancer/detailedguide/bladder-cancer-survival-rates. ...Read more

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Please help! What is the survival rate of someone with bladder cancer?

Depends: As with most other cancers, depends on the stage and the general condition of the patient amongst other things. Please be a bit more specific. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for a 46 yr old man with stage 1 pacreatic cancer?

What is the survival rate for a 46 yr old man with stage 1 pacreatic cancer?

Approxiamate guess: I'm guessing that you have already had surgery. Stage 1 pancreatic cancer has an approximate 5 year survival of 15-20%. That means that if you take every patient that has stage 1 pancreatic cancer, then 15-20% of those patients would be alive in 5 years. Remember that every patient is different and that every cancer is different. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for recurrent uterine cancer?

What is the survival rate for recurrent uterine cancer?

Depends: There are different kinds of uterine cancer and each has different survival rates. It also depends on the stage. If you are asking this for yourself I would confirm the diagnosis. Uterine cancer is usually in older women. At your age of 20 precancerous cells of the cervix (dysplasia) from an abnormal pap is more likely scenario ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for nose cancer?

What is the survival rate for nose cancer?

Nasal cancers: Cancer survival varies by the specific type of cancer (for example squamous cell, adenocarcinoma, lymphoma, melanoma, etc.) the location of the tumor (sinus, nasal passages) and the stage (depth of invasion, presence of metastasis, etc.) Treatments today for nasal cancers include surgery plus often radiation and sometime chemotherapy. Long term survival is possible. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate of stage 1 lung cancer?

What is the survival rate of stage 1 lung cancer?

Depends on type: Survival can range from 60% to as high as 90+%. Survival is individual and depends on cancer type, treatment, and general health at time of diagnosis. Best outcomes are achieved with a multi-discipline thoracic oncology approach. These links may assist you with some general background information: http://goo. Gl/uwomy and http://goo. Gl/mo7uz and http://goo. Gl/ul4di. ...Read more

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Is throat cancer easily cured or what is the survival rate?

Is throat cancer easily cured or what is the survival rate?

Never easy: Surgery or possibly radiation cure most of the throat cancers that are found early, but it is never a cinch. The likely outcome depends on the type of cancer and how far it has progressed. Death from throat cancer is as grim as you can imagine. I wish you luck and hope you stay proactive. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for people with bone cancer?

What is the survival rate for people with bone cancer?

Depends: It depends on what type of bone cancer?, (some cancers are sensitive to chemo, some others are not), what is the stage of the cancer? Location of the cancer? Resectability and other prognostic factors-like age, overall medical condition of the patient etc. Please discuss with your oncologist in detail. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for stage II low grade ovarian cancer?

What is the survival rate for stage II low grade ovarian cancer?

Ovarian cancer: The survival rate for completely staged, completely cytoreduced, treated with chemotherapy after surgery stage ii disease is >80% at 5 years. Without all of those qualifications, it is about 65% at five years. This means if 3 women have the disease, one will die before five years and 2 will be living at 5 years. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate of someone with stage 4 cervical cancer?

What is the survival rate of someone with stage 4 cervical cancer?

Still a chance to co: Cervix cancer can be controlled and sometimes cured even if it is stage -4, which is considered an advanced cancer. Go seek opinion from an expert in Cervix Cancer treatments. ...Read more

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Please help! What is the survival rate for children with metastatic medulloblastoma cancer?

Please help! What is the survival rate for children with metastatic medulloblastoma cancer?

Improving...: This has been an intensely studied area in pediatric oncology over the last number of years. Previously a 10-30% 5-year overall survival rate was quoted for metastatic medulloblastoma. More recent studies have increased these numbers to the 50-60% range, maybe even better (the data are too new). Every patient is unique. I would encourage having this discussion with the child's oncologist. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate of lung cancer at stage 2b?

What is the survival rate of lung cancer at stage 2b?

Need more info!: What type of lung cancer? Different types have different survival rates. That being said, the average 5 year survival for all stage 2 lung cancers is 40-50%. Just remember what mark twain had to say about statistics: "there are 3 kinds of lies: lies, damn lies, and statistics! " statistics apply to groups. Individual experiences can, and do, vary. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for stage 3 breast cancer?

What is the survival rate for stage 3 breast cancer?

More than 50%: This is a hard question. Invasive ductal carcinoma is the most common type of breast cancer. It depends on whether it's stage3a, b or c, and the time of survival. At 5 years after diagnosis, 50-60% of women with stage 3 breast cancer are alive. Other factors are age, receptor status of the tumor, number of lymph nodes involved, and treatment. Remember that survival is improving all the time! ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for someone with stage 2 breast cancer?

What is the survival rate for someone with stage 2 breast cancer?

High: Published 5-yr survival rates are 81% for iia and 84% for iib breast ca. Keep in mind this includes mortality from other causes and reflects patients treated almost a decade ago. For more info...http://www. Cancer. Org/cancer/breastcancer/detailedguide/breast-cancer-survival-by-stage. ...Read more

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Please help! What is the survival rate for stage 2 a breast cancer?

Please help! What is the survival rate for stage 2 a breast cancer?

Breast Cancer.: According to the american cancer society the 5 year relative survival rate for stage 1 is 100%, stage ii- 93%, stage iii is 72% and stage IV is 22%. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate of patients with mesothelioma lung cancer?

Mesothelioma: Mesothelioma is a very serious disease.
Not an easy answer and depends on a number of factors (time and stage at diagnosis, age, surgical operability, other medical issues)
5year survival has been quoted between 5-10%; One international study found 21 month survival w Stage 1 to 12 months w Stage 4. Consider a team approach w surgeon, radiation & medical oncology, pathology, and radiology ...Read more

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I'm curious as to how long is the survival rate of bone marrow cancer?

I'm curious as to how long is the survival rate of bone marrow cancer?

Depends:: Depends on a number of factors, like:
the general condition, nutritional status, type of cancer, type of treatment given so far,
any complicating factors.
Some cancers, like prostate, are slow growing and survival can be for a long time.
It also depends on the bone (s) affected by the cancer.
Your oncologist should give you a prognosis, as he is aware of his situation. ...Read more

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Is the survival rate for recurrent thyroid cancer the same as the initial diagnosis?

Thyroid cancer: Sorry to hear that. It depends on the type of thyroid cancer and how complicated/uncomplicated it is in your case. Refer to this link for more information and discuss with your oncologist :
https://www. Cancer. Org/cancer/thyroid-cancer/detection-diagnosis-staging/survival-rates. Html ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for someone with small cell lung cancer?

What is the survival rate for someone with small cell lung cancer?

Very rare: Of all the people diagnosed with small cell lung cancer, around 1 in 3 have limited disease at the time of diagnosis. With treatment about 25 out of every 100 people (25%) will live for at least 2 years. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate of stomach cancer in its early stage?

What is the survival rate of stomach cancer in its early stage?

Unfortunately...: It really depends on the total staging of the gastric cancer. "early stage" might mean something different for you and me. If you have the t stage, nodal stage, and metastasis information, it will help clarify what stage and survival rates. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for someone with stage 4 stomach cancer?

What is the survival rate for someone with stage 4 stomach cancer?

Not good: The overall 5 year survival for gastric cancer is 10-21%, after successful surgery the survival is 24-57%, but most patients recurred after 3 years. Stage IV gastric cancer survival rate is in the single digits. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate for someone with thyroid cancer? Not exactly sure what stage my mother is in just yet. Thanks

What is the survival rate for someone with thyroid cancer? Not exactly sure what stage my mother is in just yet. Thanks

Depends: It depends on the type of thyroid cancer, how big it is and how much/where it had gone. The most common one is papillary thyroid cancer which can be easily treated and should not shorten her lifespan. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate of metastatic breast cancer to other organs?

What is the survival rate of metastatic breast cancer to other organs?

Highly variable: Everyone is different, responds to treatments differently, has different cell types & different underlying medical conditions. Depends if bone or lung or liver involvement. Some patients can live for years & others may not. The patient's treating oncologist would be able to answer much better. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate with lung cancer? How long can you live if you have lung cancer? What is the best case scenario?

What is the survival rate with lung cancer? How long can you live if you have lung cancer? What is the best case scenario?

Depends on stage: Survival for lung cancer is stage specific. Early stage has better survivalmthen late stage. However if you are being treated for lung cancer, the important thing is to stay positive and optimistic, regardless of the stage. ...Read more

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What is the survival rate of a person diagnosed with stage 4 kidney cancer?

D/w your oncologist: In general, the median overall survival of stage 4 kidney cancer will be around 16 to 20 months- with a 5 year overall survival of less than 10%. If eligible for il-2, in selected cases, (will depend on the location of metastases, the type of cancer cells, how much metastases, other prognostic factors- overall condition etc) - il-2, can give dramatic and durable responses. D/w your md. ...Read more