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my mum is 71 and has been to doctors and had blood tests which

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my mum is 71 and has been to doctors and had blood tests which the results was not good especially the liver worst case senario is cancer and now waiting for appointment for endoscopy or gastroentrolgy and should be seen within 14day she has been feeling very tired and sleeps quite alot and has lost her appetite she has been sick the odd time and has got a bad cough she has been like this for about 5 weeks how long should i wait as i cant sit and watch her deteriate before the appointment
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. D. Love replied 4 years ago.
It will help if you could provide some further information:
Do you have the results of the blood tests?
Is she able to drink enough fluids to remain hydrated?