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In hospital.

Postby Trying » Sat Oct 05, 2019 4:01 pm

Hi everyone. I haven't poates for quite a while.. Thursday nigjt i was in the most intense pian i have Ever been in. We went to the er and did a acan to find out i had a perforated bowl. The surgeon ended up giving me a colostomy bag and cut out a large portion of the tumor. I could have gotten very very sick. In the hospital for 5 day. Not thrilled about the nag but ao happy that we caught ot before i got seriously illl frim it.

38 yr old single mom of almost 2 yr old.
Colon cancer stage IV 10 liver mets and peri metApril 2018
Folfox as of June 2018
Down to 2 mets in liver dec 2018.

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Re: In hospital.

Postby Punky44 » Sat Oct 05, 2019 5:52 pm

So sorry to hear but happy they got it in time. How are you doing otherwise on your treatment?
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.

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Re: In hospital.

Postby DarknessEmbraced » Sat Oct 05, 2019 6:08 pm

I'm so sorry that happened to you!*hugs* I hope you feel better soon!*hugs*
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
Clear colonoscopy 09/23/19

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Re: In hospital.

Postby CRguy » Sat Oct 05, 2019 6:52 pm

Trying wrote: The surgeon ended up giving me a colostomy bag and cut out a large portion of the tumor.

Hey Nicole

Sending Love Peace and Harmony your way sista'

BUTT .... remember, on the Journey.....
we DO what we need to TODAY
so we can be here to reflect upon it tomorrow !
...BTDT !!!!!!

Heal Gently my friend
One step at a time

MEGA POSI ++++++ VIBES and Cheers
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

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Re: In hospital.

Postby Detox » Sat Oct 05, 2019 8:47 pm

Sorry to hear you are in the hospital again. Are they still waiting on the liver met?

Really hoping they can get you to surgery on that as that is key to getting to NED status.

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Re: In hospital.

Postby SilverWedding » Sat Oct 05, 2019 8:49 pm

I just prayed for you.

5/19 - DH - 50s, RC 5+cm at dentate line extending to rectal vau
6/19 - Neoadjuvant Xeloda with radiation 6 weeks
9/19 - Restorative Proctectomy, J-Pouch Coloanal Anastomosis, Loop Ileostomy with Appendectomy
10/19 - ypT3N2aM0
10/19 - Adenocarcinoma, moderately differentiated. Deep ulcerated 2.0 cm. Stage 3B with 6/22 lymph nodes positive
Next up: 4 months chemo suggested

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Re: In hospital.

Postby kandj » Sun Oct 06, 2019 1:27 pm

So sorry you are ill but so glad they caught it early and you listened to your body! DH just got out of the hospital after a nasty bout of pneumonia. Hope you can get some rest and be out soon to recuperate at home.
wife to DH, dx 8/15 stage IV @36, numerous unresectable liver Mets
resection and HAI placed 12/15
Liver resection 5/19/2016 15-20 mets removed (surgeon lost count, but it hopeful he got it all!)
Recurrence 7/2017 4 Liver mets and one possible lung met
Radiation on liver Mets 12/17
Lung met 10/18
VATS on lung met 11/18 started xeloda
chemo break, nothing seen on scans 6/19 or 8/19 Hopeful

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