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DarknessEmbraced
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Re: Need prayers

Postby DarknessEmbraced » Sun Nov 11, 2018 10:57 am

Waiting for results is always so stressful!*hugs* I hope you get good results! Sending positive thoughts! :D
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

cartech78
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Re: Need prayers

Postby cartech78 » Sun Nov 11, 2018 12:23 pm

May God bless you with clear scans now and forever.
40 Y/o male
Dx 10/5/18 stage lV CRC
Sg colon T3N1bM1a
Histologic grade-G2
7 inoperable liver mets largest 4.5 cm
Colon resection 10/6/18 clean margins
Starting FolFox on 11/12/18 3rnds
Report back to MSK on 12/18/18 for further instructions.

sunflower007
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Re: Need prayers

Postby sunflower007 » Sun Nov 11, 2018 2:48 pm

I just sent a prayer up for you Hopegirl <3 <3 <3

teri3
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Re: Need prayers

Postby teri3 » Sun Nov 11, 2018 11:31 pm

Praying for beautiful clear scans! No one knows the dread of scanxiety until you become a cancer warrior. Hang in there and try to keep up a good attitude :)
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 :(

Hopegirl
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Re: Need prayers

Postby Hopegirl » Wed Nov 14, 2018 12:25 am

Thank you thank you sooo much for all your prayers and kind words everyone. I appreciated so very Much. Feeling so thankful and blessed right now , got Another clear scan . Thank you again for your prayers .
Diagnosed 10/11/17 at 46 years old . Now 47. 4 kids 26,22,12,10
Colon cancer Stage 3b 5/26 lymph nodes positive
Surgery 10/19/17
Cea 0.6 11/15/17
Finished last Xeloda pills 6 cycles 4-10-2018
Did only 3 infusions of oxilaplatin due to bad neuropathy
5-8-2018 Cat Scan clear
5-8-18 Cea 0.6
5-10-18 Port removed
8-7-2018 Cea 0.7
11-13-2018 Clear Scan
11-13-2018 Cea 1.4
Pray for NED Always

Pray for NED always

Punky44
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Re: Need prayers

Postby Punky44 » Wed Nov 14, 2018 12:36 am

I was thinking about you today and hoping you would update—such wonderful news!
Caregiver to my amazing mom (68)
10/1/18 DX with rectal cancer; CEA 17
MRI/CT/PET puts staging at T3N2M0
Trying total neoadjuvant therapy—chemo first, then short course radiation, then surgery
11/5/18 started Folfox—3 down, 5 to go!

Me: 34, first colonoscopy 11/16/18—normal! Come back in 5 years.

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juliej
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Re: Need prayers

Postby juliej » Wed Nov 14, 2018 9:38 pm

Hopegirl wrote:Feeling so thankful and blessed right now , got Another clear scan . Thank you again for your prayers .

Yahooooo!!!! That's the news I wanted to hear, Hopegirl! :D :D :D

Now go out there and celebrate! You deserve a treat!

xo,
Juliej
Stage IV, liver/lung mets 8/4/2010
Xelox+Avastin 8/18/10 to 10/21/11
LAR, liver resec, HAI pump 11/11
Double lung surgery + ileo reversal 2/12
Adjuvant Xeloda 3-9/12
VATS rt. lung 12/21/12 - benign granuloma!
NED 3/17/12 to 9/14/2018, CEA<1

Trying
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Re: Need prayers

Postby Trying » Thu Nov 15, 2018 3:38 pm

:D :D :D
38 yr old single mom of almost 2 yr old.
Colon cancer stage IV 10 liver mets April 2018
Folfox as of June 2018

AppleTree
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Re: Need prayers

Postby AppleTree » Thu Nov 15, 2018 7:28 pm

I just saw this so I did not have to wait with you. I saw your results in your signature line. Congratulations! Now I wish you a deep sleep! I always toss and turn and just do not sleep well until I get my results! So happy for you AND your family. Hugs.
Diag Feb 5, 2016 Age 45
3 cm tumor 5 cm from verge
Radiation + Xeloda pills - 3000mg 5x week
3/14 - 4/16 - 25 sessions
Shrank just over 50% L nodes 0/13
Remove rectum with temp Ileo 6/17
Reversal 7/20 due to infection
Acute hepatitis August. Chemo cancelled
June to September 2016 - 58 days in hospital

2017
6/16, MRI shadow in lung
Pet - 6.6mm Met in Upper right lobe
7/30 VAT surgery Mass General/Boston
8/24 port
8/30 - 4/28 Folfox. 12 rounds
2018
June CT shows new lung Mets.
July PET...CLEAR!

Hopegirl
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Re: Need prayers

Postby Hopegirl » Fri Nov 16, 2018 1:52 am

Thanks again everyone.
Diagnosed 10/11/17 at 46 years old . Now 47. 4 kids 26,22,12,10
Colon cancer Stage 3b 5/26 lymph nodes positive
Surgery 10/19/17
Cea 0.6 11/15/17
Finished last Xeloda pills 6 cycles 4-10-2018
Did only 3 infusions of oxilaplatin due to bad neuropathy
5-8-2018 Cat Scan clear
5-8-18 Cea 0.6
5-10-18 Port removed
8-7-2018 Cea 0.7
11-13-2018 Clear Scan
11-13-2018 Cea 1.4
Pray for NED Always

Pray for NED always

Cmac1275
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Re: Need prayers

Postby Cmac1275 » Fri Nov 16, 2018 8:31 am

Hopegirl wrote:Thank you thank you sooo much for all your prayers and kind words everyone. I appreciated so very Much. Feeling so thankful and blessed right now , got Another clear scan . Thank you again for your prayers .


Amazing news. Saw this too late, but sent prayers anyway for continued health and prosperity.
42 yr, male, husband and father of 3
DX Stage IV Colon Cancer Jan 2018
Multiple liver mets
KRAS G13D / MSS

Jan 2018 Partial colon resection
Mar 2018 FOLFOX + Avastin | CEA 60.1
July 2018 Partial liver resection | CEA 4.7
Sep 2018 Recurrence in liver | CEA 2.9
Oct 2018 FOLFOX + Avastin
Nov 2018 Stopping FOLFOX. New mets | CEA 4.3
Dec 2018 Beginning AbbVie ABT-165 Trial

DarknessEmbraced
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Re: Need prayers

Postby DarknessEmbraced » Fri Nov 16, 2018 12:11 pm

Congratulations! That's wonderful! :D
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

Hopegirl
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Location: Modesto ca

Re: Need prayers

Postby Hopegirl » Sun Nov 18, 2018 4:05 pm

Hi everyone, I have a question . I have my upcoming 1 year colonoscopy next month. Sigh worried about that one too. I hope they won't find anything else.
whats the easiest prep for this. I did the suprep one last year and I hate it. and their giving me the same one again. I almost threw up when I saw it . is there a simple one if any. Thanks
Diagnosed 10/11/17 at 46 years old . Now 47. 4 kids 26,22,12,10
Colon cancer Stage 3b 5/26 lymph nodes positive
Surgery 10/19/17
Cea 0.6 11/15/17
Finished last Xeloda pills 6 cycles 4-10-2018
Did only 3 infusions of oxilaplatin due to bad neuropathy
5-8-2018 Cat Scan clear
5-8-18 Cea 0.6
5-10-18 Port removed
8-7-2018 Cea 0.7
11-13-2018 Clear Scan
11-13-2018 Cea 1.4
Pray for NED Always

Pray for NED always

margiej
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Joined: Sat Apr 14, 2018 8:46 am

Re: Need prayers

Postby margiej » Sun Nov 18, 2018 4:26 pm

I have only had the Miralax and Gatorade (3 times now) and have never found that to be terrible. It's not fun but doable. I use the lemonade flavored Gatorade.
Margie
Dx CC 12/2015, age 57 at Dx
Stage IIIb: T3N1b
Adenocarcinoma, sigmoid colon, 2.5 cm - low grade, moderately differentiated
3/6 positive lymph nodes
laparoscopic colectomy 1/20/2016
Capox started 3/4/16 - Six rounds
CT-suspicious lymph 2/22/16
PET scan 2/24/16 clear
CT 6/8/16 clear
CT 10/3/17 clear
CT 10/17/18 clear
CEA 12/17 1.7
5/16 3.8
7/16 1.9
3/17 1.3
10/17 1.2
4/18 1.6
11/18 1.2

Koreysue
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Re: Need prayers

Postby Koreysue » Mon Nov 19, 2018 2:49 pm

That is such a terrible feeling. I’m worried more than I’d like to admit, especially at test time. Thinking of you while you have to endure this wait.
Diagnosed: June 2017 stage 3 colon cancer
Sigmoid colon, 2 nodes affected
CEA at diagnosis: 6
Sigmoid Colectomy and folfox (chemo complete January 31, 2018)
CEA 4/2018: 2.4
CEA 7/2018: 3.7
Colonoscopy 8/2018 clean
PET scan 8/20/18 clear (cea rise a mystery for now, doc said maybe all the smoke in my town from forest fires)
CEA 11/2018: 3.8


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