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What would the life expectancy for small cell lung cancer with out treatments be?

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Dr. Stan Nabrinsky
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Zero

Deadly without therapy.

In brief: Zero

Deadly without therapy.
Dr. Stan Nabrinsky
Dr. Stan Nabrinsky
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology

In brief: About a month

Average, from my memories of my med school and residency dyas.
I've seen folks dead after a just few days of symptoms. Thankfully, the initial response to chemotherapy is generally good.

In brief: About a month

Average, from my memories of my med school and residency dyas.
I've seen folks dead after a just few days of symptoms. Thankfully, the initial response to chemotherapy is generally good.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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In brief: Brief

Even with treatment this disease has a limited prognosis.
12-18 months.

In brief: Brief

Even with treatment this disease has a limited prognosis.
12-18 months.
Dr. Creighton Wright
Dr. Creighton Wright
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