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The prognosis for someone diagnosed with colon cancer is very good if the cancer is detected before it spreads, according to the American Cancer Society. If detected early enough, up to 92 percent of individuals that receive treatment live for five years or longer.

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As of 2014, the American Brain Tumor Association states that the prognosis for stage four brain cancer is a survival rate of approximately 14.6 months. Stage four brain cancer consists of malignant tumors called glioblastomas. The American Cancer Society states that as of 2014, the mortality rate is

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According to the American Cancer Society, the observed 5-year survival rate for patients who are diagnosed with stage II lung cancer is around 30 percent. Depending on the location and other qualities of the primary tumor, stage II lung cancer can be divided between types IIA and IIB. Survival rates

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The American Cancer Society lists the 5-year survival rate for stage IV non-small-cell lung cancer as about one percent; stage IV small-cell lung cancer 5-year survival rates are at two percent. Mesothelioma has a 5-year survival rate of five to ten percent.

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Around 30 percent of patients diagnosed with lung cancer have already reached stage 3, and their prognosis varies according to multiple factors, according to Dr. Lynne Eldridge, writing for About.com. The median survival time for stage 3a non-small cell cancer is 15 months, and stage 3b patients hav

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Medical professionals consider the prognosis for early stage prostate cancer very good, with a relative 5-year survival rate of 100 percent, as of 2015, states the American Cancer Society. Additionally, regional stage prostate cancer also has a survival rate of 100 percent.

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There are five major stages of colon cancer: 0, I, II, III and IV. Stages II through IV are also divided into substages that indicate how the cancer has spread within each stage, according to the National Cancer Institute.

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Stage IV colon cancer is when the cancer has spread through the lymph nodes and the blood to other parts of the body, such as the lung, liver, ovaries or abdominal wall, according to the National Cancer Institute. Stage IV colon cancer is composed of stage IVA and stage IVB.

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Many people do not experience any symptoms when colon cancer is in early stages, according to Mayo Clinic. The presence and severity of symptoms depends on where the cancer is located in the colon. A change in bowel habits or blood in the stool are often warning signs.

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Stage three pancreatic exocrine cancer has a 3 percent, five-year survival prognosis, while stage three pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors treated with surgery have a 41 percent, five-year survival prognosis, reports the American Cancer Society. Pancreatic neuroendocrine tumors that cannot be surgical