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Questions about possibility of CyberKnife treatment
Patrick L
Posted: Saturday, November 12, 2011 10:51 PM
Joined: 11/12/2011
Posts: 1


Hi,

My mom is recently diagnosed with pancreatic cancer (head of the pancreas), T3B N=0 M=0, doctor in B.C. tried to remove the 4cm tumor however it has "invaded" some blood vassels, only a bypass was done instead (to relief jaundice).
We would like to know if it's best to fly to Ontario for consultation, also, I understand treatments for my mom could involve both chemotherapy and CyberKnife procedures (if this is an option), approximately how long we will have to stay in Ontario?

Thank you.



Patrick
 

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