Search found 6 matches

Go to advanced search

by chrisnellany
Sun Sep 08, 2013 2:40 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: can't believe I am doing it!
Replies: 9
Views: 2083

Re: can't believe I am doing it!

Best wishes with your forthcoming surgery, I too am awaiting my fourth resection on my liver, op in two weeks. Ill be thinking of too, christine
by chrisnellany
Sun Sep 08, 2013 2:35 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: SUPPORT GROUPS - Local Nationwide Please List Yours!
Replies: 51
Views: 171354

does anyone know any support groups in australia

does anyone know any support groups in australia
by chrisnellany
Wed Aug 28, 2013 10:57 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: 1st time poster- para-aortic lymph node mets
Replies: 8
Views: 3978

Re: 1st time poster- para-aortic lymph node mets

Hi Traveller, thank's for your advice. I note that you say you had lymph nodes removed at the MD Anderson and I just woundered which state this was in as I notice there are a lot of MD Anderson clinics in . I am in Australia so a long way to travel but worth it if I can get a result
Christine
by chrisnellany
Mon Aug 26, 2013 6:44 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: 1st time poster- para-aortic lymph node mets
Replies: 8
Views: 3978

Re: 1st time poster- para-aortic lymph node mets

Thanks for your reply and advice. Would it be too imposing to ask the name of your surgeon who removed your lymph nodes. I am in Perth Australia. Good luck with your next scan.
Christine
by chrisnellany
Sun Aug 25, 2013 11:28 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: 1st time poster- para-aortic lymph node mets
Replies: 8
Views: 3978

1st time poster- para-aortic lymph node mets

Hi, at 50 years old, I was diagnosed with stage 4 bowel cancer in November 2011 with liver metastases. I had a right hemicolectomy and liver resection on the 13/12/11 then started my first cemo session 23/1/12, Folfox/Avastin. On the 7th session I had an allergic reaction so cemo was changed to Folf...
by chrisnellany
Sun Aug 25, 2013 10:34 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Start Chemo tomorrow
Replies: 19
Views: 2494

great to hear you are doing so well Bev, its good to know th

Tam, Thinking of you as your start your chemo tomorrow. Wishing you all the best. No one will tell you chemo is a picnic, and I didn't do all that well with it, I won't lie. However, for me, getting in there the first day was the worst. I suspect it won't be as bad as you imagine. I was obsessed wi...

Go to advanced search