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PET scan results at 31 months Hello all,
Hmm, so I went for my PET scan results expecting to come out either happy or definitely unhappy but in fact I've come out confused.
Consultant said the PET scan was "alright" which is pretty much what she usually says but then she said "there was nothing specific on it" and she's referring me for another…
Type: Anal Cancer
A great suggestion / idea for everyone here. This may be helpful to many and the doctors love it!
Since 1971 to the present, I've had seven spinal surgeries; 4 cervical and 3 lumbar with several different doctors and different dates etc. I've had new knees and a hip, once again, over the years the doctors and dates are different, etc. including my cancer for 4 years.…
Type: Tonsil Cancer
Hysterectomy??? I was curious if any of my fellow Women cancer fighters/survivors that had Colorectal cancer made the decision to also have a hysterectomy? I worry about Cancer's return and although I am in remission and in Menopause(Thanks to Radiation) if it is even necessary to have those parts any longer. I just sometimes worry it…
Type: Colon and Rectal Cancer
Amazing Holter Monitor I am a day and a half into wearing my Holtor monitor and already have captured an episode! I was sound asleep when I got a call from the Resident Cardiologist at 3:30 this morning. He had gotten a call from the Holter monitor company, as my heart was racing at 190 beats per minute while I was sound asleep. It is crazy to think tha…
Type: Thyroid Cancer
2 Years Since I was Diagnosed It feels a little strange to be writing on here again, but I felt I needed to post again, because I feel like I left you guys hanging a bit.
I am totally healthy now, at my last visit to my oncologist he told me that everything was normal and that he is hopeful that I will be totally ok. I was diagnosed on Dec. 9th 2011, a…
Type: Hodgkins Lymphoma
Hmmmm. I went to my med onc today. He said everything looked great - come back in 4 months. I got in the car and looked over my CT results and saw that the radiologist had recommended an MRI of my liver because there are two small lesions that did not show up on the initial PET CT back in August. I called the dr and requested an MRI. He …
Type: Anal Cancer
AT LEAST ITS A BRIGHT SUNNY DAY The start of work was delayed today so I took advantag an took the rest of he day off. Its been awful here the past few da, ice, cold and very much not like North Texas. But today was the first sunny day in a while so I fired up the kerosene heater got into the shop and turned some more bowls.
Type: Pancreas Cancer
Just an update... Dad is unable to make the family Christmas party he is to weak to travel or do much of anything.He is receiving weekly doses of chemo which they had to cut his dose from 175mg to 75 mg because he was having way to many side effects and bad ones.They cut the dose last wed and he is still not any better.He is unsteady on his feet,mo…
Type: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma