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They will give you the best possible hope for a longer term survival. Some of what you stated above is correct and some is just wording, ect....
If you remember last week, we talked about the met's and detection. I personally feel that in ' some ' cases, a surgeon will remove the primary and see no met's and tell you that all is clear when in actuality, I feel that small mets have already been seeded, too small to be detected.
If my theory is correct, the PT was falesly told they had no more Cancer. I am NOT saying the Dr. did this on purpose, just saying that I feel this happens alot of the time.....later the person finds liver mets that are not new, just now they are big enough to be detected.
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