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Cancer in right lung, how long will i live if i have no

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cancer in right lung, how long will i live if i have no treatment?
JA: Are you keeping a personal medical record while dealing with this?
Customer: only just diagnosed
JA: Thank you so much for your time. Finally, is there anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: i have lupus, Rheumatoid arthritis, heart failure. I'm 79
Submitted: 18 days ago.
Category: Oncology
Expert:  Dr Baker replied 18 days ago.

Thank you for contacting Just Answer

Expert:  Dr Baker replied 18 days ago.

I am sorry to hear, this depends entirely on the type of cancer and the grade, do you have this information?

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
no, not yet
Expert:  Dr Baker replied 18 days ago.

Thanks, ***** ***** would be able to give a more accurate answer. What treatment have you been offered for this?

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
I refuse all except palliative
Expert:  Dr Baker replied 18 days ago.

I understand. If you can find out more information I would be happy to discuss this further

Expert:  Dr Baker replied 18 days ago.

An average rule is about 20% of those with lung cancer would have survived past 5 years from diagnosis

Customer: replied 18 days ago.
Thank you
Expert:  Dr Baker replied 18 days ago.

Take care