Can radiation therapy diagnose breast cancer third stage ?
hi doctor my mother is surviving with cancer she has a 3rd stage of cancer detection now this time it comes in breast we have just given her radiation therapy now what should we do is there any possiblity for recovering my mother from life-killing disease.please i need your valuable suggestions what we so that my mother doesnt suffer much.
alreadymetastasis in brain. mens stage 4. so only palliative therapy is helpful.Metastatic breast cancer is considered an incurable disease .your doctor will give you suggestion about palliative therapy.
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