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by Delmundoc
Thu Jan 16, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: I need help on what to do - Husband no longer responds to chemo.
Replies: 3
Views: 1084

Re: I need help on what to do - Husband no longer responds to chemo.

Hi Deb m and Boxhill, Thank you for your replies. We are being seen at City of hope in So Ca He’s neg MSS or MSI and no mutation. Can’t qualify for clinical trials because he’s physical status is not well enough , he’s on TPN can’t tolerate po and poor conditioning. Recently he developed fever and p...
by Delmundoc
Thu Dec 19, 2019 10:30 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: I need help on what to do - Husband no longer responds to chemo.
Replies: 3
Views: 1084

I need help on what to do - Husband no longer responds to chemo.

Hi, Please help me what else to do with my husband’s condition. He’s 68y/o diagnosed with stage 3 colon cancer in Dec 2011. Had Folfox 2012. Remission until May 2014 carcinomatosis. Had Folfiri and Avastin every 2 weeks until January of this year when he developed ascites. Failed Erbitux. Re challen...
by Delmundoc
Mon Sep 16, 2019 8:07 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: can you stay in oxaliplatin ?
Replies: 4
Views: 635

can you stay in oxaliplatin ?

Hi, My husband had his second recurrence of colon cancer with carcinomatosis January 2019. He was placed on Erbutux and after 2 cycles developed massive ascites. He was re challenged on folfox and avastin. He responded and Ascites resolved. He had 8 cycles of this regimen and his oncologist disconti...
by Delmundoc
Sun Jun 02, 2019 4:36 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Options when folfiri +irinotecan , Erbitux no longer work for stage 4 with carcinomatosis ?
Replies: 4
Views: 816

Re: Options when folfiri +irinotecan , Erbitux no longer work for stage 4 with carcinomatosis ?

Hi Pyro 70, Thank you for your response. Congratulations on your wedding! I will talk to my daughter and see if we can do two weddings as you’d suggested. I will also try to contact the author of the study and see if he can get their experimental drug. Where did you get the HIPEC procedure? Do you t...
by Delmundoc
Fri May 31, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Options when folfiri +irinotecan , Erbitux no longer work for stage 4 with carcinomatosis ?
Replies: 4
Views: 816

Options when folfiri +irinotecan , Erbitux no longer work for stage 4 with carcinomatosis ?

Hi, My husband was diagnosed with colon cancer stage 3 December 2011, finished 6 cycles of Folfox and Avastin. Recurred May 2014 with carcinomatosis. Placed on Folfiri and irinotecan Every 2 weeks. NED until January 2019 carcinomatosis with ascites, given Erbitux 8 cycles but developed more ascites....
by Delmundoc
Thu May 16, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Partial intestinal obstruction and increasing ascites
Replies: 1
Views: 573

Partial intestinal obstruction and increasing ascites

Hello all, My husband was admitted last night at City of Hope for partial intestinal obstruction with increasing ascites. this is his 2nd recurrence after failing folfiri and irenotican. He’s been on erbitux and irenotican since February. looks like he’s not responding to this regimen. What else do ...
by Delmundoc
Tue Oct 09, 2012 6:09 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: New to this group need advice!
Replies: 3
Views: 495

New to this group need advice!

I've been wanting to join this group since my husband was diagnosed with Colon Ca stage 3 in 12/12 , had surgery And chemo for 6 months (folfox). He did quite okay except for his neuropathy. How long does the neuropathy last? Also he's been okay with BM until now. We're traveling now and his routine...

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