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Prognoses for IDC vary based on individual factors and the stage at which the cancer is discovered, according to Johns Hopkins Medicine. WebMD cites additional factors, such as size and location of tumors, cancer cell la... More »

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Average five-year relative survival rates are 99 percent for local ductal carcinoma in the breast and 84 percent for regionalized disease that has spread to the lymph nodes, according to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Af... More »

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Both the survival rates and appropriate treatments for invasive ductal carcinoma of the breast vary depending on the stage of the cancer, according to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Survival rates for cancers that have s... More »

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Some common symptoms of late stage sigmoid colon cancer include blood in the stool that is easily visible, nausea, vomiting and abdominal swelling, according to Johns Hopkins Medicine. In cases of sigmoid colon cancer, a... More »

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The prognosis for biliary cancer depends on a variety of factors, such as location, stage and the patient's overall health, according to the National Cancer Institute. For example, the five-year survival rate for stage 1... More »

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Working out a prostate cancer prognosis depends on the stage of the disease and other determining factors such as the person's age, general health, diet and response to treatment, according to the American Cancer Society... More »

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