Patient Forum

The CyberKnife Patient Forum is designed to provide a place for people who have been diagnosed with cancer, their family and friends, to exchange useful information and provide support to one another. The Forum may also help people find answers to questions they have about the CyberKnife treatment experience. Accuray strives to facilitate these exchanges and encourage discussions. Recently we have experienced some aggressive or inappropriate spam postings. We are diligently working to resolve this issue and thank you in advance for your patience.

Birgit Fleurent, Chief Marketing Officer, Accuray Incorporated

Posted: Monday, December 08, 2014 10:05 AM
Joined: 12/8/2014
Posts: 1

I am 69 yr old male with extraskelatal myxoid chondrosarcoma first diagnosis in 1994 in thigh muscle. Mastisized to lungs and had lung surgery to remove nodes in 2000 but not sucessfully. Now have 5 to 8 cm tumors in rt. Lung and many smaller in left lung. Have been told no chemo or radiaion work on this and no more surgery. Lung capaciy at 35%. Could cyberknife be an option?
Posted: Saturday, December 13, 2014 1:37 PM
Joined: 10/10/2008
Posts: 4435

Not with that many tumors and that size

Clinton A. Medbery, III, M.D. Southwest Radiation Oncology
Posted: Tuesday, November 29, 2016 1:05 AM
Joined: 11/29/2016
Posts: 4

Though it is a treatment option, cyberknife cannot be considered here in this case. But once confirm from the oncologists.


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