Thanks. Yes I hope they can reduce not cut out but with the tinnitus (ototoxicity is a side effect, though not common) and the low platelets, I don’t know how they will handle it.
This far, he’s had a pretty clear recovery/treatment and I keep remonding myself it’s impossible to get thru this without any bumps along the way. This is a small bump but it’s really shaken me up.
Wife to DH, 44
DX July 18 - RC at Rectosigmoid
Adenocarcinoma, Mod diff
Stage IV (but MSK said not a true Stage IV at Dx)
Pos nodes: 1/18
1 Liver Met and 1 Lung Met - liver Met dead tissue at surgery, hence MSK M1 status
Baseline CEA value of 25, now 3.4
LAR (Robotic)/Liver resect(dead tissue), VATS lung - clear margins
Temp Ileo- Reversal Feb 19
Folfox - 5 Rounds Neoadj, 3 rounds Adj, then discontinued Oxali and 4 rounds just 5FU
NED and Reversal Feb 2019 - clear contrast CT, clear contrast MRI