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Cancer: Lung Board Index
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... Hi nicolaruth, my mum was diagnosed with small cell lung cancer august 2008, she had 6 cycles of chemo, after the first three the cancer reduced dramatically which was fantastic but after the next three it had increased, mum is now refusing any treatment and to be honest im afraid to ask the dreaded question of life expectancy,(and like u i am very close to my mam and cant... (7 replies)
... stage of her journey with cancer. My mother was diagnosed at the beginning of October 2007 with small cell lung cancer and also refused any treatment. She has been going very slowly downhill since that time and has also rallied several times during her journey. ... (7 replies)
... You and your Mom was who I was referring too...gave me hope w/ the sclc.....and the hope is still alive and mom just wasn't one in the good odds....but i pray that their are are so many more that prove the "odds" wrong...and it becoes a positive trend:) (10 replies)

... I am very sorry to hear about your mom. My Mom was diagnosed with extensive stage small cell lung cancer in Dec., 07 and they said she probably had it about eight months prior to that. So she has been fighting this for approximately one year and nine months. ... (10 replies)
... These are such individual feelings...but I felt the need to mom was diagnosed with a very progressive breast cancer well over 12 years ago and endured 10 months of chemo after a redical masectomy...but she lived...and had great quality of life for years....this past Spring ... ... (10 replies)
... Knowing what I now know, I would not be happy with a Doc who made a ridiculous statement that "the longest someone with this type of cancer has lived is 5 years max. ... (10 replies)
... Everyone has been very helpful, and honest. Which I truly appreciate. I guess I'm just on that road to prepare oneself. It's just that she is doing SO awesome with all that she has endured. I can't even imagine her going down hill. SO, I will be optimistic and I welcome everyone's posts and any words of encouragement. ... (10 replies)
... and inner spirit...My Dad died almost 10 years ago from nsclc...diagnosed in November...passed 3 months later...had tumor in his head that was removed...and the cancer hadn't gone anywhere else...then this summer... ... (10 replies)
... cell lung cancer. No one expected her to live this long. She has undergone several types of chemo as well as radiation and experimental studies. ... (10 replies)
... I've been reading y'alls life stories and being able to connect with so many. ... (10 replies)
Life expectancy
Mar 18, 2007
... I was wondering how long after, with no treatment, or diagnosis, does lung cancer last from start to finish? ... (1 replies)
... law has lung cancer. He lives in another state. I am going to give you what I know which isn't a lot. ... (0 replies)
Spot on lung
Feb 27, 2008
... not wanting to hearing the worst...and hoping for the best..or Doctors playing the odds and not ordering additional tests.....get it checked and diagnosed from a lung specialist.... ... (1 replies)
... Stage IV Lung to the brain and spine. ... (10 replies)
... my mom ten years later was diagnosed with same thing, non small cell LC with mets to brain. She lived two years. ... (10 replies)
My Dad has passed
Oct 25, 2007
... I know what you are going through. I lost my dad to lung cancer in Aug 1997. The same day Princess Diana died. My father died 6 weeks after his diagnosis. ... (12 replies)
What happens Next
Feb 12, 2007
... Law was diagnosed with Lung Cancer after several bouts of Pneumonia. He received one palliative radio therapy treatment in August. ... (4 replies)
... and had her right middle lobe removed in March 2005. She had no other cancer other than the lung cancer. ... (9 replies)
... chance the lung cancer will appear again. This 5 year time period everyone speaks of, is it certain that if you have lung cancer, your life expectancy drops? ... (9 replies)
... I am new to this board, and to the whole cancer process... ... (7 replies)

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