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by Russian27
Mon Dec 02, 2019 7:07 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: 10 Years and Counting
Replies: 30
Views: 4232

Re: 10 Years and Counting

So wonderful to see so many old-timers! Great to hear from you Fletch!
by Russian27
Tue Oct 23, 2018 6:11 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Confused Stage2 or Stage3
Replies: 16
Views: 2376

Re: Confused Stage2 or Stage3

I was CT scanned before surgery. The report mentioned enlarged lymph nodes around the tumor. I didn’t have chemo or radiation before surgery. Post-op pathology report said all 16 lymph nodes were negative. However my tumor grew through the colon wall, made a large deposit into my peritoneal wall and...
by Russian27
Wed Oct 10, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Stage 4 to NED- Please tell us
Replies: 54
Views: 11967

Re: Stage 4 to NED- Please tell us

Everything I went through is in my signature. Please ask if you have any questions.
by Russian27
Wed Oct 03, 2018 7:25 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Bev G
Replies: 51
Views: 23044

Re: Bev G

Bev was a great person...
by Russian27
Wed Oct 03, 2018 7:11 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Anyone with peri mets who survived?
Replies: 22
Views: 7155

Re: Anyone with peri mets who survived?

The name of the Dr. In Omaha is Loggie.
by Russian27
Wed Oct 03, 2018 7:06 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Anyone with peri mets who survived?
Replies: 22
Views: 7155

Re: Anyone with peri mets who survived?

I was considering HIPEC (Dr. Sugarbaker in Washington Cancer center- Washington DC). He was an older gentleman. I don’t know if he is still practicing. Are you in the US? There are several surgeons that do HIPEC here. There is one in Omaha, Nebraska, he is highly selective . You have to be in good p...
by Russian27
Wed Oct 03, 2018 7:00 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Anyone with peri mets who survived?
Replies: 22
Views: 7155

Re: Anyone with peri mets who survived?

I had one large peritoneal met and a met to omentum. I had surgery (not HIPEC) and 6 month chemo in 2009.
by Russian27
Mon Aug 13, 2018 6:06 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Any Stage 4 long term survivors/cured ?
Replies: 26
Views: 9730

Re: Any Stage 4 long term survivors/cured ?

Cancer free since surgery in January 2009.
by Russian27
Mon Feb 26, 2018 9:16 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Any Stage IV currently in NEDville? Please share any advice or tips? P
Replies: 72
Views: 22192

Re: Any Stage IV currently in NEDville? Please share any advice or tips? P

I feel like I can give up meat anytime but alcohol is a different story... I love to have a drink (beer mostly) Friday night. The reason I gave up resveratrol and turmeric is because I started bruising easily. Especially if I take aspirin on top of that... Aspirin alone (baby aspirin) didn’t cause e...
by Russian27
Wed Feb 21, 2018 8:58 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Any Stage IV currently in NEDville? Please share any advice or tips? P
Replies: 72
Views: 22192

Re: Any Stage IV currently in NEDville? Please share any advice or tips? P

I was diagnosed in December 2008 (stage iv colon cancer, mets to omentum). Had my surgery in January 2009 (regular right colectomy, not HIPEC). I went through 6 month chemo, was done with it in July 2009. I was actually a bit crazy at that time. I decided not to eat meat anymore (and I didn’t for ab...
by Russian27
Sat Jul 29, 2017 11:11 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: BrownBagger ....... I don't know what to say
Replies: 125
Views: 40855

Re: 2017 : In Memoriam

So sorry to hear about BB! He was such a pillar of this forum.
by Russian27
Fri Jun 09, 2017 10:28 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Bowel cancer patient conquers Everest
Replies: 5
Views: 1360

Bowel cancer patient conquers Everest

One of us conquered Everest! Read his message at the end of the article.
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-england-40172258
by Russian27
Sat May 09, 2015 9:28 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Really??!!?? UNEXPECTED GOOD NEWS!
Replies: 185
Views: 19600

Re: Really??!!??

Bev I hope it's benign. Thinking of you and swinging chickens. When is your next appointment? I'll be sending positive vibes your way.
Hugs,
Russian
by Russian27
Sun Nov 16, 2014 10:57 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: stage 4, peretoneal cancer - avistan
Replies: 6
Views: 1703

Re: stage 4, peretoneal cancer - avistan

Your father needs HIPEC surgery to deal with peritoneal mets.

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