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I was recently diagnosed with stomach cancer via an upper…

I was recently diagnosed...

I was recently diagnosed with stomach cancer via an upper GI. The Dr. said it was about a 1/3rd of my upper stomach. I'm going to get a CAT Scam, How long do you think I have? They're talking Chemo or Surgery. Which is better?

Doctor's Assistant: Are you keeping a personal medical record while dealing with this?

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Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

Not to my knowledge.

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It could still be curable

You could have a long time to live

the key is to make sure it isn't outside of the stomach

the CAT scan is key

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