Our expert says:
She probably has stage IV or metastatic breast cancer - any treatment would probably just make her symptoms better temporarily but won't heal her. One has to decide whether the side effects from the chemo are worse than the side effects from the cancer - this is probably the reason why they stopped chemo. Regarding a guess on how long she will live - one can't really predict how long a person will live but 80% patients with stage IV breast cancer die within 5 years from diagnosis. Which oncologist did she see?
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