CaliforniaBagMan wrote:I have been NED for 12 years now. I am thankful for each day since that NED diagnosis. And I hope you can be lucky or blessed to achieve a similar good outcome as I received. My prayers are that you will.
Congrats on being NED for 12 years! Many thanks for your encouragement to those of us who are striving to achieve that wonderful milestone.
DX: CC, 7-9-18 @ age 61, male
Severe anemia (4.5 g/dl), 5-11-18; colonoscopy, 6-29-18
Lap-assisted right hemicolectomy, 7-16-18
G2, moderately differentiated adenocarcinoma in cecum, 4.2 x 3.7 x 0.7 cm
Stage IIB, pT4aN0 (first pathology DX: pT3N0)
0/24 lymph nodes, LVI present, PNI present, surgical margins clear, MSS
CEA: 3.0 (pre-op, 7-10-18); 0.7 (post-op, 8-8-18)
TX: Xeloda (capecitabine) monotherapy, 10-16-18 to 4-21-19
CEA: 4-19, 3.4
; 5-19, 3.0
; 7-19, 3.0
Clear colonoscopy, 7-15-19