Thought this be worth reading.... Sugars link to cancer

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Thought this be worth reading.... Sugars link to cancer

Postby Beckster » Thu Nov 09, 2017 11:05 am

I was reading this article and thought it might be worth sharing. I have heard of this before, but never made the connection. ... hp?id=2446
DX:(CC) 10/19/16
11/4/16- Lap right hemi(cecum)
CEA- Pre Op (1.9), Pre Chemo (2.5)
Tumor type: Adenocarcinoma
Tumor size: 3.5 cm x 2.5 x 0.7 cm
Tumor grade: G3 (surgical) G2 (pre-op)
Positive lymph nodes: 0/24
Lymphovascular invasion
Surgical margins: clear
Lynch- Negative
12/27/2016 - Capeox, anaphylactic reaction to oxaliplatin on first infusion-discontinued
1/2/17 to 6/9/17- Xeloda monotherapy
6/26/17- CT scan NED :D
CEA- 6/17- 3.6, 9/17- 2.8
Clear Colonoscopy 10/17 :D

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Re: Thought this be worth reading.... Sugars link to cancer

Postby mpbser » Sat Nov 11, 2017 3:26 pm

Thanks for sharing. I have posted similar links in the "news" thread. It's pretty well known at this point that diabetes and cancer go hand in hand. This webpage is one piece in that puzzle.
Wife 4/17 Dx age 45
5/17 - Lap left hemi
5 x 4 x 1 cm
low grade
T3 N2b M1a
Stage IV A
lymph nodes: 9 of 54
8/17 Sub-total colectomy
2nd tumor 5.5 cm width T1 N0
CEA: 1.4 Pre-op; 2.1 2 days Post-op
Lynch no; KRAS wild
Immunohistochemsistry: Normal expression of MLH1, MSH2, MSH6, and PMS2
Tumor DNA variants: MTOR, APC, TP53

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