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I have a question regarding lung cancer Assistant: Are you

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Hi I have a question regarding lung cancer
Assistant: Are you keeping a personal medical record while dealing with this?
Customer: My mum has stage 4 lung cancer was diagnosed in April her left lung has now clappsode
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Yes I am
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Today the ct scan result showed mum cancer has traveled to the right lung inwant to knw can the cancer clappse the other lung as well... and can my mum live wiv 2clappsode lungs

This is Dr. David. I am reviewing your question now and will be with you momentarily.

I am sorry about your mother.

it can be very difficult to live with 2 collapsed lungs.

she may need oxygen therapy to help her breathing.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
we have oxygen supply

that is good. I am sorry about your mother.

did she smoke before?

what other questions do you have ?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
No she never did
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Can the the lung clappse that’s what I want to knw
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Can that be dangerous

yes, the lung can collapse if the lung cancer grows

yes, it can be dangerous and it could make it more difficult for her to breath.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Thank you for your kind information

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