Another anniversary

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Ron50
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Another anniversary

Postby Ron50 » Mon Jan 21, 2019 3:50 pm

Today is the end of year 21 of survival from stage 3c colon cancer. Starting year 22. Best wishes to all Ron.
dx 1/98
st 3 c 6 nodes
48 sessions 5Fu/levamisole
no recurrence cea <.5
numerous l/t side effects of chemo

AmyG
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Re: Another anniversary

Postby AmyG » Mon Jan 21, 2019 3:56 pm

That is simply amazing. That gives me so much to look forward to!!

Hope year 22 is fabulous for you.
42 dx @ 9wks pregnant w/baby #8 8/18
Sigmoid colon resection 9/18
Adenocarcinoma, G2, T3N0M0..or so we thought
KRAS/BRAF wild
Liver biopsy is malignant, stage iv now boys!
Delivered healthy baby 3/19
FOLFOX + Avastin 5/19
CEA 167 to 24 after 4 rounds
Liver resection 8/28/19

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Maggie Nell
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Location: Melbourne, Australia

Re: Another anniversary

Postby Maggie Nell » Mon Jan 21, 2019 4:05 pm

It's all the XXXX you drank, Ron50! :lol:

Stay cool and have a good one!
DX April 2015, @ 54
35mm poorly diff. tumour, incidental finding following emergency r. hemicolectomy
for ileo-colic intussusception.
Lymph nodes: 0/22
T3 N0 MX
July 2019 : pending liver U/S, colonoscopy
rut roh

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LPL
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Location: Europe

Re: Another anniversary

Postby LPL » Mon Jan 21, 2019 5:30 pm

Happy anniversary Ron !
DH @ 65 DX 4/11/16 CC recto-sigmoid junction
Adenocarcenoma pt 35x15x9mm G3(biopsi) G1(surgical)
Mets 3 Liver resectable
T4aN1bM1a Stage 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
:!: 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 lung met

Nohogirl
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Re: Another anniversary

Postby Nohogirl » Mon Jan 21, 2019 5:42 pm

Thats awesome. Happy Anniversary.
04/18 DH 49 Stage 2A T3N0M0 rectal cancer moderately differentiated.
05/18 chemorad. (Xeloda) 28 days
08/18 Surgery- 24 cm, including entire rectum out
Path -Stage II T2N0M0 moderate to poorly diff. adenocarcinoma
0 of 15 lymph nodes
No PNI
No LVI
Clear margins
10/18-02/19 8 cycles of Folfox
02/19 Pet Scan. NED
07/18 Pet Scan NED

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CRguy
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Re: Another anniversary

Postby CRguy » Mon Jan 21, 2019 6:30 pm

Serious Love Peace and Harmony Ron

that is how it is done

Here's to many more "-versaries" !!!!!!

Cheers
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

thubler
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Re: Another anniversary

Postby thubler » Mon Jan 21, 2019 8:28 pm

Congrats you are definitely an inspiration!
III b CC @ 35 yoa.
two primary tumors on ascending/transverse stage 1 and stage 3.
Lynch Positive
Resection 05/16
2/41 nodes +
FOLFOX 6/16-11/20/16
Clear Endoscopy and Colonoscopy 12/6/16, 02/13/18,01/24/19
CT 02/07/17 enlarged mesenteric node.
Clear PET 02/15/17
Stable CT 06/05/17,10/16/17,04/02/18, 01/08/19
Deported 11/03/17

margiej
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Re: Another anniversary

Postby margiej » Mon Jan 21, 2019 9:40 pm

This just fills my heart... Just what I needed to hear today
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
Clear Colonoscopy 3/17
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

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Jack&KatiesMommy
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Location: Columbus, OH

Re: Another anniversary

Postby Jack&KatiesMommy » Mon Jan 21, 2019 10:12 pm

Thank you for the encouragement Ron! To 21 more years!
Cynthia
Mommy to Jack (8) now (16) and Katie (4) now (12)
(My Most Precious Things)
Dx 8/11 Stage IV CRC (liver mets) CEA 2,600+
9/11 Folfiri 2/12: Failed Liver Resection
5/12 HAI pump/removed primary
4/13 Liver Resection
8/13-12/15 (10) RFAs lungs
5/17: Upper Left Lobe of lung resected.
02/18: 3 new mets lymph nodes lung:
05/18: Keytruda (MSS w/Intermediate TMB): CEA: 66.4, 39.2, 23.8, 13, 3.5 1.8, 1.0, 2.8 3.9, 5.0, 5.6, 1.5, .8, .8, 1.1, 1.1, .7
7/18; 9/18; 11/18; 2/19 Clear CT scans

Punky44
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Re: Another anniversary

Postby Punky44 » Tue Jan 22, 2019 1:05 am

Happy anniversary!!
Caregiver to my amazing mom (68)
10/1/18 DX with rectal cancer; CEA 17 at diagnosis
MRI/CT/PET puts staging at 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
6/28/19 Reversal and port out

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

Deb m
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Re: Another anniversary

Postby Deb m » Tue Jan 22, 2019 9:53 am

that is sooooo great!

Ron50
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Re: Another anniversary

Postby Ron50 » Tue Jan 22, 2019 4:39 pm

Thanks to everyone both here and those no longer with us who have helped me to get to this point in my survival. "We get by with a little help from our friends". 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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juliej
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Re: Another anniversary

Postby juliej » Wed Jan 23, 2019 4:49 pm

Ron, may year 22 be your best year ever!!! :D :D :D

Thanks so much for sharing the good news with us! It's people like you who give everyone hope!
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 6/13/2019, CEA<1

DarknessEmbraced
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Location: New Brunswick, Canada

Re: Another anniversary

Postby DarknessEmbraced » Sun Jan 27, 2019 2:28 pm

Congratulations! That's amazing! :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
NED 12/21/18

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wwroam
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Re: Another anniversary

Postby wwroam » Mon Jan 28, 2019 9:21 pm

hello Ron
Congratulations on another passing year.
I hope your life is hanging together.
I'm still in remission from St.3 NSCLC and for better or worse still working at 68.
Best regards
wayne
Stage 3a DX 25/06/07
Folfox complete 30/01/08
7 years NED
Port scheduled for removal 8/02/10 Gone.
PSA .54 No prostate problems
Diagnosed Type 2 Diabetic
SO diagnosed CC Stage IV Liver Mets 23/03/15


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