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I am 32 and my husband is 48. We have 2 children, a girl age 12 and a boy age 6. I also have 4 stepchildren and 2 stepgrandchildren. We are together for 14 years and married for 10 years. We live in Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa.

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the patient's wife

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Stage at Diagnosis

Unknown Stage

Current Stage

Stage 4