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Dr. Andrew Rynne
Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Suggest treatment for lung cancer

My uncle had Lung Cancer. he had die in 2011. before he death, he had vomited and the vomited color was kind of green but he didn t take no chemotherapy at all. My question is why cancer patient vomited before they die?. I know I am not good at English, I wish you guys understand my question and I am excited to get my answer.
Mon, 20 Mar 2017
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The lung cancer does causes the symptoms of diffficulty in breathing, anaemia, loss of weight etc.The vomitting is a symptoms and the green colour was due to the bilious vomitting that is food mixed with bile which is green in colour.
He might have aspirated with the green vomitus and had aspiration of the contents into the lung causing suffocation and death.
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