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What are my chances of surviving lung cancer?
10 doctors weighed in

Dr. Sri Gorty
Radiation Oncology
4 doctors agree
In brief: Depends
Survival from lung cancer depends on the stage of the cancer and the type of cancer and the response to treatments.

In brief: Depends
Survival from lung cancer depends on the stage of the cancer and the type of cancer and the response to treatments.
Dr. Sri Gorty
Dr. Sri Gorty
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Dr. Loki Skylizard
Surgery - Thoracic
2 doctors agree
In brief: Stage and type
Important if small cell or non-small cell.
Key to good cancer care is a comprehensive multidisciplinary and individualized approach. If indicated, surgical resection should be performed by a thoracic surgeon. I hope these assist you: http://goo.Gl/2cdq9 and http://goo.Gl/jx197.

In brief: Stage and type
Important if small cell or non-small cell.
Key to good cancer care is a comprehensive multidisciplinary and individualized approach. If indicated, surgical resection should be performed by a thoracic surgeon. I hope these assist you: http://goo.Gl/2cdq9 and http://goo.Gl/jx197.
Dr. Loki Skylizard
Dr. Loki Skylizard
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Dr. Apurv Agrawal
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
2 doctors agree
In brief: Cancer stage
The stage of the cancer.

In brief: Cancer stage
The stage of the cancer.
Dr. Apurv Agrawal
Dr. Apurv Agrawal
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Dr. Mark Soberman
Surgery - Thoracic
In brief: Depends
Ranges from 90% at 5 years for stage 1 to almost zero for stage 4 (with some exceptions).

In brief: Depends
Ranges from 90% at 5 years for stage 1 to almost zero for stage 4 (with some exceptions).
Dr. Mark Soberman
Dr. Mark Soberman
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