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My Father is suffering from lung cancer and has completed his 6th chemotherapy cycle no improvement but severe breathlessness and cough. Pls suggest?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
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In brief: Sorry to hear

about his illness .
. I know it must be hard on you to "watch" and not be able to "help" I do not know what kind of lung cancer your Dad has (eg small cell v large cell squamous...but there is IMMUNOLOGIC THERAPY for SOME patients with lung cancer! DO NOT BE AFRAID to discuss with your father's Oncologist! Hope this is helpful..good luck Dr Z

In brief: Sorry to hear

about his illness .
. I know it must be hard on you to "watch" and not be able to "help" I do not know what kind of lung cancer your Dad has (eg small cell v large cell squamous...but there is IMMUNOLOGIC THERAPY for SOME patients with lung cancer! DO NOT BE AFRAID to discuss with your father's Oncologist! Hope this is helpful..good luck Dr Z
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