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If a person has stage 4 lung cancer in the left lung can the

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If a person has stage 4 lung cancer in the left lung can the lung be removed?
JA: Are you keeping a personal medical record while dealing with this?
Customer: yes
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: there are spots the liver and the bones on the bones of arm, pelvic area and spine
Submitted: 9 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

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

Expert:  Dr. David replied 9 months ago.

no, you can't have the lung removed with stage IV lung cancer

this is not helpful and the patient most likely would not survive the surgery and would not cure the cancer with the surgery

is this a friend or relative for you?

Customer: replied 9 months ago.
spouse
Customer: replied 9 months ago.
cant afford call