It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....

Cancer: Pancreatic & Liver Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-14-2007, 10:35 AM   #1
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Cottage Grove, OR
Posts: 1
Andy1223 HB User
how long does one have to live with pancreatic cancer

My dad was told today that the cancer has spread to the main artery and was told that surgery was a no go. How long can one expect to live?

Old 12-17-2007, 09:26 PM   #2
Senior Veteran
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Calif, USA
Posts: 1,530
Mel52 HB UserMel52 HB UserMel52 HB UserMel52 HB UserMel52 HB UserMel52 HB UserMel52 HB UserMel52 HB UserMel52 HB User
Re: how long does one have to live with pancreatic cancer

I have read alot of message boards regarding that question and many people lived longer than the short time they were told by their doctor. My best friend was told 7 months but she was still working full time at 7 months. She did pass 5 months after that. However, I have read of people living alot longer than that. There are alot of different clinical trials out there. Don't give up hope.

Sponsors Lightbulb
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
how long does a person with pancreatic cancer live annette31 Cancer: Pancreatic & Liver 8 05-05-2011 07:51 PM
pancreatic cancer how long to live luckycarlie Cancer: Pancreatic & Liver 5 11-24-2009 09:14 PM
how long u could live with pancreatic cancer candela74 Cancer: Pancreatic & Liver 2 11-01-2009 06:53 AM
how long will you live with pancreatic cancer tiffanyjo1988 Cancer: Pancreatic & Liver 2 01-07-2009 06:14 PM
how long can you live with pancreatic cancer cest37 Cancer: Pancreatic & Liver 1 03-20-2008 05:31 PM

pancreatic cancer

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.


There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added


Mel52 (6), mboose (2), Asym (2), ladybud (2), Chele60 (2), Flabbergasted (2), MaCxI (1), meandmyman (1), resolution09 (1), vbeiter (1)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1180), MSJayhawk (1013), Apollo123 (909), Titchou (856), janewhite1 (823), Gabriel (763), ladybud (755), midwest1 (670), sammy64 (668), BlueSkies14 (607)

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 10:03 AM.

Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!