HAPPY NEW YEAR

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weisssoccermom
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HAPPY NEW YEAR

Postby weisssoccermom » Tue Jan 01, 2019 3:51 am

Just wanted to wish my fellow Colon Clubbers a

HAPPY AND BLESSED NEW YEAR


Here is hoping that 2019 brings us a brighter future, new treatments and just all around better news and happiness.
Dx 6/22/2006 IIA rectal cancer
6 wks rad/Xeloda -finished 9/06
1st attempt transanal excision 11/06
11/17/06 XELOX 1 cycle
5 months Xeloda only Dec '06 - April '07
10+ blood clots, 1 DVT 1/07
transanal excision 4/20/07 path-NO CANCER CELLS!
NED now and forever!
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Ron50
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Re: HAPPY NEW YEAR

Postby Ron50 » Tue Jan 01, 2019 6:38 am

Happy and healthy 2019 to all here and a few moments of reflection on those amazing friends that we no longer have with us. Ron.
dx 1/98
st 3 c 6 nodes
48 sessions 5Fu/levamisole
no recurrence cea <.5
numerous l/t side effects of chemo

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CRguy
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Re: HAPPY NEW YEAR

Postby CRguy » Tue Jan 01, 2019 12:46 pm

Love Peace and Harmony
To All

CRguy
Caregiver x 4
Stage IV A rectal cancer/lung met
12 Year survivor
my life is an ongoing totally randomized UNcontrolled experiment with N=1 !
Review of my Journey so far

Lee
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Re: HAPPY NEW YEAR

Postby Lee » Tue Jan 01, 2019 2:17 pm

DITTO to all of the above comments!!

Happy New Year's

Lee
rectal cancer - April 2004
46 yrs old at diagnoses
stage III C - 6/13 lymph positive
radiation - 6 weeks
surgery - August 2004/hernia repair 2014
permanent colostomy
chemo - FOLFOX
NED - 10 years and counting!

benben
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Location: Washington State

Re: HAPPY NEW YEAR

Postby benben » Tue Jan 01, 2019 3:45 pm

I'll toast to that!

May 2019 bring, above all, good health!
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3/29/17 diagnosed CRC - 44 y/o Male
4/17/17 ULAR - Straight anastomosis - no ostomy.
Path: low grade T3n1m0 - moderate diff.
KRAS - NO, MLH1/PMS2/MSH6/MSH2 - Normal.
5/3 med port install
5/22 folfox - first treatment.
3rd treat, delayed - low ANC - reduced to 90% OXI
zarxio all treats
Treat 7 - 75% OXI
Treats 8-12 - NO OXI, Luke & 5FU
10/20/17 CT- NED
3/18 Scope - Clean
11/8 PORT OUT!
6/19 CT - NED (2 years!)

Punky44
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Re: HAPPY NEW YEAR

Postby Punky44 » Tue Jan 01, 2019 5:39 pm

Amen to that.
Caregiver to my amazing mom (68)
10/1/18 DX with rectal cancer; CEA 17 at diagnosis
T3N2M0
Total neoadjuvant therapy:
8 rounds Folfox 11/5/18 - 2/11/19
Short course radiation 3/14/19 - 3/20/19
Robotically assisted laparoscopic LAR 3/21/19
Pathology report says yT2N0M0 with 0/38 nodes
CEA 4/23: 2.1; 7/24: 1.9; 10/22: 2.6
6/28/19 Reversal and port out
10/22 — nodules on lungs—possible infection or mets—PET scheduled for 11/25

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

lakeswim
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Re: HAPPY NEW YEAR

Postby lakeswim » Wed Jan 02, 2019 2:23 pm

To better news and happiness!
50 - F - Mom
RC - dgns 3/18 at age 49
Adenocarcinoma
10-11 cm frm anal verge ("large")
Stage 3a - T4N0M0
FOLFOX May -Sept '18
Capecetabine + Radiation - 28 sessions - Oct - Nov 2018
Jan 19 - MRI & flex sig show tumor gone
Feb 19 - MRI & flex sig show tumor gone
W&W
May 19 - flex Sig - looks good
Sept 19 - Chest/ab CT no change, MRI no change, flex Sig looks good
*grateful*

KathyLynn
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Location: Rock Hall, MD

Re: HAPPY NEW YEAR

Postby KathyLynn » Wed Jan 02, 2019 6:37 pm

Happy New Year To A Great Group Of People!

KathyLynn
8/2017. RC
11/27/2017. Robotic LAR. No chemo/rad
12/2017 Moderatley differentiated, 3.0 cm in greatest dimension
Macroscopic tumor perf: not identified. All margins of resection and proximal neg for tumor.
Lymphovascular and perineural invasion: not identified.
1/13/2018. T2N0M0 with isolated tumor cell (ITC)
7/2018. CEA 2.0. 10/18: 2.0. 1/19: 2.3 11/19. 2.1
11/19 CT NED

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LPL
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Location: Europe

Re: HAPPY NEW YEAR

Postby LPL » Wed Jan 02, 2019 6:55 pm

Ron50 wrote:Happy and healthy 2019 to all here and a few moments of reflection on those amazing friends that we no longer have with us. Ron.

Those are good words Ron. I feel the same.
DH @ 65 DX 4/11/16 CC recto-sigmoid junction
Adenocarcenoma 35x15x9mm G3(biopsi) G1(surgical)
Mets 3 Liver resectable
T4aN1bM1a IVa 2/9 LN
MSS, KRAS-mut G13D
CEA & CA19-9: 5/18 2.5 78 8/17 1.4 48 2/14/17 1.8 29
4 Folfox 6/15-7/30 (b4 liver surgery) 8 after
CT: 8/8 no change 3/27/17 NED->Jan-19 mets to lung NED again Oct-19 :)
:!: Steroid induced hyperglycemia dx after 3chemo
Surgeries 2016: 3/18 Emergency colostomy
5/23 Primary+gallbl+stoma reversal+port 9/1 Liver mets
RFA 2019: Feb & Oct lung mets


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