Diagnosed 9 years ago TODAY! 1/2/2009

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Re: Diagnosed 9 years ago TODAY! 1/2/2009

Postby jens22 » Sat Jan 13, 2018 9:28 am

So many have left us.....I'm so glad to read that you are still living life to the Fullest. I will be NED 3/2018 for 8 years!!
Colonoscopy 3/10 for ? hemmorrhoid.
Diag Colon Cancer 3 days later
Colon Ressection 3/30/10
Stage 3B 5/14 Nodes positive.
Power Port and 7 months of Chemo
Port removed 11/11
8 negative Cat Scans.....5 years cancer free and Discharged from Sloane Kett!!
Diag age 47 , now 52 Mom of 3 boys.

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Re: Diagnosed 9 years ago TODAY! 1/2/2009

Postby Beccaschocked » Tue Jan 16, 2018 5:08 pm

Congrats!!! Thank you for sharing
March 2015 stage IV colon cancer Mets to liver
3 infusions folfoxiri +avastin, 4 infusions folfox CEA >8,000 July 2015 colon & liver resection followed by 6 infusions of folfiri
January 2016-May 2017 NED (5mm lung nodule stable)
October 2017- growing lung nodule 12mm from 5mm-recurrence CEA 2.5
November 2017- lobectomy- no chemo
January 2018- CT & PET back to NED. CEA 1.3

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Re: Diagnosed 9 years ago TODAY! 1/2/2009

Postby WriterGirl1969 » Tue Jan 16, 2018 9:34 pm

dianetavegia wrote:Diagnosed during a colonoscopy (partial obstruction had made me very ill) on 1/2/2009. Stage IIIB for 3 years. In April it will be 6 years since my liver resection.

You go, girl.
You are such an ongoing inspiration to me, and one of the people whose posts have meant a lot to me in my own journey. Just wanted you to know that. Smiles, hugs and prayers from me.

Here's to the next 9 years! :)
DX 3/4/2016 Colon Cancer; age 46 Mom of 4-yr-old
Stage IIIB: T3N1M0
3/31/16 Left Hemi
4 to 10/2016: Xeloda Monotherapy
CEA: 10/16 0.56, 1/17 0.54
3/6/17 CT clear
NED at 1 year
“If I can help somebody as I walk along, then my living shall not be in vain.”

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