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Diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer. Started radiation on spots. What is the possible life expectancy?

my mom was diagnosed with lung cancer . i was with her during the scan and saw a golfball sized glow in her right lung close to the center of her chest so near wind pipe i guess. i also saw three other glow spots in her legs. we were told it is stage four. they have started radiation on those spots 2 days ago. i read that life expectancy is 8 months but i m not sure about that because we don t know realy how long she has had cancer. can you help define the timeline my mom has. and what i can expect. you see i m getting married in 9 months and i know she realy wants to be there.
Asked On : Wed, 18 Jul 2012
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how is her general condition now? she is able to do daily activities? what about her pain? what is her bioosy report?
depend on these factors prognosis can be done.
Answered: Fri, 27 Jul 2012
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