TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

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teri3
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Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Postby teri3 » Wed May 02, 2018 7:13 am

Going this Sunday May 6th to be admitted for my TIL harvest surgery, apheresis is scheduled for Friday 11. Then the wait begins! I'll update as I know more.
Teri
58 yrs old female
MSS KRAS mutation G12V
adenocarcinoma sigmoid colon dx 11-14
sigmoidectomy 11-14
Stage 3A
3 out of 20 lymph nodes involved
started FolFox 1-27-15
11 rounds FOLFOX last one 6-30-2015
7-29-2015 PET clear
5-14-2016 CT 2 nodules one in each lung
Confirmed pulmonary metastasis stage 4
FOLFIRi + Avistin started 8-16 11 rounds complete 12-16
CT 12-16 nodules shrunk chemo break wait and see :?
CT growth
VATS l lung 4 10 17
VATS r lung 4 24 17
CT 2 nodules r up and l low :(

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Sleen
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Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Postby Sleen » Wed May 02, 2018 8:32 am

Good luck!

Celine
my blog: Cancer Riot

NED since April 2016!
April 2016: lower left lung lobectomy. NED
8 mo. f/u: 1 of 7 tumors progressed.
6 mo. f/u PR confirmed (Jan 2016)
Jul 2015: NIH TIL trial NCT01174121 NCI/NIH Surgery Branch FAQ
Dec 2015 stage IV w/bilateral lung mets
FOLFOX + Radiation (bladder)
KRAS G12D :: MSS
dx Sep 2013 @47yo: IIIc T4b N2b MX [bladder invasion, 17/21 lymph nodes]

Married 28 yrs. kids: 22, 19, 15, 11, 9
SE Michigan home schooler, unemployed mechanical engineer, and programmer.

DAS43
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Joined: Thu Aug 18, 2016 8:10 pm

Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Postby DAS43 » Wed May 02, 2018 9:15 am

teri3 wrote:Going this Sunday May 6th to be admitted for my TIL harvest surgery, apheresis is scheduled for Friday 11. Then the wait begins! I'll update as I know more.
Teri


Sending prayers for a quick recovery and a successful outcome.
11/13 total blockage DX colon cancer IV, colostomy
1/14 folfox
3/14 liver resection NED
8/14 last chemo
12/14 colostomy reversal
8/16 3mets to lungs
10/16 trial at NIH TIL
9/17 partial responder to TIL protocol

Lee
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Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Postby Lee » Wed May 02, 2018 4:05 pm

teri3 wrote:Going this Sunday May 6th to be admitted for my TIL harvest surgery, apheresis is scheduled for Friday 11. Then the wait begins! I'll update as I know more.
Teri


Ditto on good luck.

Lee
rectal cancer - April 2004
46 yrs old at diagnoses
stage III C - 6/13 lymph positive
radiation - 6 weeks
surgery - August 2004/hernia repair 2014
permanent colostomy
chemo - FOLFOX
NED - 10 years and counting!

teri3
Posts: 364
Joined: Fri Jan 09, 2015 11:03 am

Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Postby teri3 » Wed May 02, 2018 9:08 pm

Thanks guys. I'm pretty excited to become part of something like this.
Teri
58 yrs old female
MSS KRAS mutation G12V
adenocarcinoma sigmoid colon dx 11-14
sigmoidectomy 11-14
Stage 3A
3 out of 20 lymph nodes involved
started FolFox 1-27-15
11 rounds FOLFOX last one 6-30-2015
7-29-2015 PET clear
5-14-2016 CT 2 nodules one in each lung
Confirmed pulmonary metastasis stage 4
FOLFIRi + Avistin started 8-16 11 rounds complete 12-16
CT 12-16 nodules shrunk chemo break wait and see :?
CT growth
VATS l lung 4 10 17
VATS r lung 4 24 17
CT 2 nodules r up and l low :(

DAS43
Posts: 48
Joined: Thu Aug 18, 2016 8:10 pm

Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Postby DAS43 » Thu Jun 14, 2018 3:15 pm

3 month check up today at NIH. Yesterday I had ct scan and brain MRI. My scans have not changed, which is great news! I will be going back at the end of September.
11/13 total blockage DX colon cancer IV, colostomy
1/14 folfox
3/14 liver resection NED
8/14 last chemo
12/14 colostomy reversal
8/16 3mets to lungs
10/16 trial at NIH TIL
9/17 partial responder to TIL protocol

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Sleen
Posts: 310
Joined: Tue Jan 14, 2014 7:41 am
Location: Detroit
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Re: TIL Immunotherapy at NCI

Postby Sleen » Thu Jun 14, 2018 3:29 pm

AMAZING!
So happy for you :) :) :)

Celine
my blog: Cancer Riot

NED since April 2016!
April 2016: lower left lung lobectomy. NED
8 mo. f/u: 1 of 7 tumors progressed.
6 mo. f/u PR confirmed (Jan 2016)
Jul 2015: NIH TIL trial NCT01174121 NCI/NIH Surgery Branch FAQ
Dec 2015 stage IV w/bilateral lung mets
FOLFOX + Radiation (bladder)
KRAS G12D :: MSS
dx Sep 2013 @47yo: IIIc T4b N2b MX [bladder invasion, 17/21 lymph nodes]

Married 28 yrs. kids: 22, 19, 15, 11, 9
SE Michigan home schooler, unemployed mechanical engineer, and programmer.


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