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Suggestion for stage 3 stomach cancer treatment - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hello my grandpa is diagnose with stage 3 stomach cancer. they were going to remove it with surgery, but the cancer spread through his liver. which if they were to take it out he would have bleed to death. what is the best way to handle this situation?
Doctor :   the situation is better handled by the treating Surgical Oncologist, Surgical Gastroenterologist and the Anesthesia
Doctor :   It is more of a professional question rather than an information seeking one
User :   they suggested chemotherpy is it possible he will survive this?
Doctor :   The situation is dealt by a multiteam approach
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