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What is the life expectancy of someone with stage 4 lung cancer?

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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Not good

Life expectancy with stage lung cancer is not good.
The average is 5-6 months. With chemotherapy, the life expectancy is about a year.

In brief: Not good

Life expectancy with stage lung cancer is not good.
The average is 5-6 months. With chemotherapy, the life expectancy is about a year.
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Dr. Jon Spiers
Surgery - Thoracic

In brief: Not long

This is a terrible disease with a bad prognosis.
I am so sorry. Good luck.

In brief: Not long

This is a terrible disease with a bad prognosis.
I am so sorry. Good luck.
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