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Renal Cell Carcinoma - had radical nephrectomy left kidney, cancer has spread to the lungs - surgery not an option. Life expectancy w/o treatment?

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Dr. Ka-Lok Tse, M.D.
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
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In brief: RCC

The American Cancer Society reports the following five-year survival rates: •stage 1: 81 percent •stage 2: 74 percent •stage 3: 53 percent •stage 4: 8 percent

In brief: RCC

The American Cancer Society reports the following five-year survival rates: •stage 1: 81 percent •stage 2: 74 percent •stage 3: 53 percent •stage 4: 8 percent
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Dr. James Lin
This general information is useful basic and all decision-making should lie on the balance between medical necessity and professional possibility Of course, personal mental and physical functional status should be looked hard and is one of the key contributing determinants. So, ask the related treating doctors for more real pertinent opinion. Best wishes....
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