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My husband was 1st diagnosed with a low grade 10 lb liposarcoma in 1987. He had a reccurrance that was overlooked by his doctor for 5 years (the doctor never looked at the MRI results). He has had major surgeries in 2005 and 2007 to remove recurrent tumors with a change in stage and grade. It is now a dedifferentiated high grade metistatic cancer. Do you think that if he would have had surgery sooner (during the 5 years of overlooking) it would be likely that he would not be dealing with such a bad prognosis?

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You may want to contact the American Cancer Society's National Cancer Information Center. Cancer Information Specialists are available 24 hours a day to assist you with questions regarding diagnosis, treatment, and local resources. They can be reached at 1-800-227-2345.

Best wishes on your husband's treatment.

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