Clear Scans!!! :)

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Marylandmaniac
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Re: Clear Scans!!! :)

Postby Marylandmaniac » Fri Nov 11, 2016 8:47 am

DarknessEmbraced wrote:I was finally able to find out today that my ct scans were clear!! So I'm still NED two years after diagnosis. I'm still having cramping, pain, bad bloating, gas especially during my period. I'm trying to get a hold of the gynecologist to find out if my pelvic scans showed fibroids, endoemetriosis or anything else that would make my periods more painful.



That is awesome news!!! Hope the cramping and pain go away soon.
DX 6/29/16 7 cm tumor, 10 cm fr av
CT scan ab,MRI abdomen - 9mm spot on liver,CT scan of chest lungs clear
Special staging MRI - clinical staging stage 3b - T3N2M0 (unless spot proves to be met)
8/11 PET scan - spot lit up not nodes
8/16 Port in, 8/17 liver microwave abltn - spot gone
8/23 6 rds FOLFOX started
PET scan 10-13 43% red of tumor and no mets shown
Exam tumor greatly reduced. Surgery 12-14-16.
Clear margins, 7 out of 13 nodes positive. Tumor 2.1 cm
Kras wild, MMS, not MSI. 6 more rds FOLFOX

Bostonzj
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Re: Clear Scans!!! :)

Postby Bostonzj » Fri Nov 11, 2016 2:10 pm

Great news!! This is such a big relieve!! Stay NED forever!!
female, Dx @ 34 yo,mom to 3 yo daughter
stage 1 colon cancer
surgery on 07/30/2014
CEA <0.5 (after surger), no cea checked pre-op
no chemo needed
pray to god every day!
CT scan :08/2014 clean, 12/2014 clean,11/2015 clean, 11/2016 clean
NED forever!!!!

jhocno197
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Re: Clear Scans!!! :)

Postby jhocno197 » Fri Nov 11, 2016 4:01 pm

Hurray!!
DH - dx Dec 2014, stage IV with bladder & peritoneal involvement - non-resectable
Colostomy
FOLFOX failed
FOLFIRI failed
Tumor actually distending pelvic skin
Not a candidate for last-ditch pelvic exenteration
Stivarga finally begun 2/19/16
Tumor growing/fungating
Lonsurf started 11/18/16
Died 3/10/17

teri3
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Re: Clear Scans!!! :)

Postby teri3 » Fri Nov 11, 2016 4:10 pm

:) :D great news !

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 :(

macpudd
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Re: Clear Scans!!! :)

Postby macpudd » Fri Nov 11, 2016 5:25 pm

Delighted for you, hopefully you get your other problems sorted soon.
Regards
Macpudd
Dx 10/13/2014 right hemicolectomy 10/15/2014 pT4b N0 M0
Folfox x12 from Dec 2014 to July 2015
01/16/18 tonic seizure hospital admission
01/17/18 ct and mri 2cm tumor on left side of brain
commenced anti epileptic and steroids and
insulin.
01/25/18 brain craniotomy 80% of tumour removed pathology says gbm4
6 weeks of rad and Temodar chemo and then 6 monthly cycles of Temodar
MRI in Oct no tumor
Mri Jan 2019 tumour growth Feb Pet scan tumour 6cm, no surgery, starting Avastin also Lomustine

DarknessEmbraced
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Re: Clear Scans!!! :)

Postby DarknessEmbraced » Fri Nov 11, 2016 5:36 pm

Thank you everyone. :)
Diagnosed 10/28/14, age 36
Colon Resection 11/20/14, LAR (no illeo)
Stage 2a colon cancer, T3NOMO
Lymph-vascular invasion undetermined
0/22 lymph nodes
No chemo, no radiation
Clear Colonoscopy 04/29/15
NED 10/20/15
Ischemic Colitis 01/21/16
NED 11/10/16
CT Scan moved up due to high CEA 08/21/17
NED 09/25/17
NED 12/21/18
Clear colonoscopy 09/23/19
Clear 5 year scans 11/21/19- Considered cured! :)


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