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How long will I live when the cancer has spread to the bone?

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Dr. Joseph Woods
Pathology
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In brief: It can vary.

This depends on the kind of cancer you have.
In some, like prostate cancer, or lung cancer, it can be a bad sign, with long term survival highly unlikely. But others, like some sarcomas, can have a high long term suvival, or even a cure (some soft tissue sarcomas).

In brief: It can vary.

This depends on the kind of cancer you have.
In some, like prostate cancer, or lung cancer, it can be a bad sign, with long term survival highly unlikely. But others, like some sarcomas, can have a high long term suvival, or even a cure (some soft tissue sarcomas).
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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

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Please rephrase the question with information about the type of cancer you have, and how it has been treated so far.

In brief: More information

Please rephrase the question with information about the type of cancer you have, and how it has been treated so far.
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