Category Archives: Lung Cancer

Lung Cancer: Let your father decide

Dear Dr. Theo, I’m Ning from Jakarta. My father, 69 years old, just got lung carsinoma small cell at the left side. He decided for getting a chemoteraphy as doctor advised but as his daughter I really worry about the … Continue reading

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Lung cancer – chemo and now in agony

Dear Dr. Chris, My name is A from Indonesia and my mother, she is 75 years old, with stage 4 lung cancer….already treated by chemo 8x and only has about 1 year to live (predicted by most doctors). She and … Continue reading

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Kidney Cancer to Lung After Very Successful Surgery!

Dear Dr Chris Teo My father diagnosed with kidney cancer last October and it spread into some of his lymph nodes. His surgery was very successful and doc asked him to do chemo after his surgery but he didn’t do it. He … Continue reading

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Lung Cancer from Riau

Dear dr. Chris, Shallom. My name is J. I am from Pekan Baru,Riau-Indonesia. I’m so glad to know about you. Humbly, I would like to ask your advice for my mother’s health condition. What can i do for her? Really … Continue reading

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Lung Cancer: Tarceva no longer effective

Dear Prof. Teo, My mother (65 years old) is diagnosed with lung cancer, stage 4 with bone metatasis in Oct 2013.  She took Tarceva from Nov 2013 until Apr 2015.   Recently the oncologist advised us to consider chemotherapy as Tarceva is … Continue reading

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Lung Cancer. Tarceva did not work anymore!

Dear prof Teo, I am from Indonesia. My mom has diagnosed adenocarcinoma in lung. Doctor has given tarceva as 1st line. And it works for 18 months. Now the doctor said she will be given chemo because tarceva stop working. … Continue reading

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From the Philippines: Cancer … 1 to 3 Months to Live

Dear Dr. Chris, Greetings from the Philippines. My name is AL, and my grandmother had been admitted to the hospital after collapsing at home last week. She was initially brought in for internal bleeding in her tummy for taking in … Continue reading

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