So sorry to hear about pukalania dear husband passing, and didn't know whether to post this or not ....butt I had perfectly clear scan today. Doc is amazed. Port is coming out. I share this good newswith my fellowfighters and caregivers not to gloat but to keep that seed of hope alive. It is the first time in seven years I've gone twelve months without that damn cancer coming back. best to all. Rob
dx 11/07 crc IIIb @ 39 Xelox/Rad/ temp colostomy LAR/J-pouch/ temp ileo Folfox-8 Failed reversal 2/09 liver mets; liver resect/ileo reversal Folfiri/Avastin - 12 2/11 5 lung mets Folfiri/Avastin 2011 SBRT 3/12 Lung met 5/13/ said NO to more chemo SBRT 8/13 2 lung mets 5/14, VATS 8/14, NED
7/13, T2, G3, Ultra-low. CEA 5.7 KRAS Wild, MSS 8-9/13 6 wks Xeloda/radiation 12/13 TEM pCR NED 5/15 CEA 4.6 PET 1.5 cm met, UL Lobectomy 6-10/15: Rounds 1-2 Xelox+Avastin; 3-8 Folfox+Avastin 10/15-4/16: 12 rounds Avastin 9/2016 CEA 4.2, 12 mm AP node 11/2016 CEA 4.3. PET/CT. 16mm AP nodal met removed 4 wks chemorad 2/2017 NED CEA 2.4 Carafate to tx esophageal ulcers caused by rad Avastin maintenance postponed
Thanks for sharing, we need to hear this good news.
Stage 3 cc - dx Jan '14 age 53, cea 2.9 t2n2m0, KRAS mutant, MSS Folfox Feb - Aug '14 Nov '14 cea 27.7 -2 liver masses Dec '14 left lobectomy and HAI Jan '15 FUDR and FOLFIRI Aug '15 fudr done, liver clear, add avastin for lungs. Cea 4.3 Feb '16 CEA rising May '16 2 wk break then drop Iri for 6 weeks. Jul '16 cancer grew, constricted main bile duct. Stent inserted. On break till jaundice clears. CEA climbing. Doing reduced Folfox. Allergic to Oxali. Sep'16 chemo failed. Trial or hospice?
Thanks good news is always welcome!! I have been feeling down today I needed this!
DX advanced prostate cancer 2002 2014 still fighting mPca , failed surgery, radiation, hormone DX Stage IIIa Rectal Cancer 12/12 1 of 12 nodes + LAR permanent colostomy 1/13 Folfox 2/13 - 7/13 clear CT CEA 1.2 7/14 liver met chemo the resect in Oct 6/15 2 pos lung mets watching for now
I'm so happy for you, Rob. It's always great to hear encouraging news.
56 yrs old, wife, mother to 4 daughters RC Stage II T3N0M0 DX April 2, 2015 6 cm. mid-rectum-CEA 121 Xeloda and radiation finished 06/15/15- CEA 242 CEA right before surgery 81 LAR performed 8/12/15 Temporary ileostomy CEA 10-21-15 1.6 PET scan 11-4-15 All clear Port installed 11/11/15 Folfox started 11/18/15 Folfox stopped due to bad reaction Reversal 2/17/16 CEA 2/3/16 1.7 CEA 3/31/16 1.3 CT Scan 4/12/16 All Clear Port removed 4/21/16 CEA 5/24/17 1.4
I'm glad you posted this, it's good to see that things can go well. I am happy for you... A little jealous, yes, but to see someone succeed at "whack a mole" is encouraging, indeed. Enjoy your good health and good fortune!
stg IV 4/2013 @34 - liver, ovary/peritoneum Lots of chemo, surgery and good luck - still doing well 03/2016...
Hi Rob Now that is an update to be rejoiced. I'm absolutely over the moon for you, for your wife, and for your kids. Now get out there and enjoy the summer Kiwi
Stage IV Rectal Cancer (39 Year old male at dx) pT3N0M1 (wish that was M0) Diagnosed 05 Dec 2012 LAR 05 Jan 2013 VATS 27 Feb 2013 FOLOFX April 2013 - Sep 2013 Clear Scan 03 Dec 2013 - 22 May 2019 Port Out 26 March 2015
Father 58 yo , Colon cancer IV + 4 Lymph. 7/2015 K-ras Mutant,GNAS,FBXW7,PIK3CA, MSI-low 4 cycles irinotecan+FU5 developed abdominal met + lung met...Failed 4 cycle Oxaliplatin+folfox. peri met growing...Failed unofficial trial !!!
Diagnosed 10/14 low rectal cancer age 43 Clinical T2NXMX Radiation/xeloda 12/14-1/15 LAR with temp Ileo 3/15 pT2N0M0, lymphatic invasion 0/37 nodes 4 xelox, 1 xeloda only Reversal 9/15 Mom to 9&11 year olds