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by mwalker
Sun Jan 29, 2023 6:50 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Liver mets are back; what’s next….
Replies: 14
Views: 619

Re: Liver mets are back; what’s next….

My understating is that a transplant would be out of the question and that they tend not to give stage IVC cancer patients liver transplants. (to be honest I don't know; just what I was told when I asked) To make things even more exciting; apparently there’s a “difference of opinion” between two rad...
by mwalker
Sat Jan 28, 2023 11:23 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Liver mets are back; what’s next….
Replies: 14
Views: 619

Re: Liver mets are back; what’s next….

OK, so her surgeon has stated (last Friday) that he doesn’t think there’s a role for further surgery. We also have an appointment with another surgeon tomorrow morning who’s bio states: “highly specialised surgical skills, developed in such a challenging specialty as liver transplantation, are offer...
by mwalker
Thu Jan 26, 2023 9:51 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Liver mets are back; what’s next….
Replies: 14
Views: 619

Re: Liver mets are back; what’s next….

beach walker, I will check them out; her’s is G12S and not the more common G12C but I’ll read anything. rp1954, COVID vaccines: 11/22/22 – Moderna (Spikevax) 12/21/22 – Moderna (Spikevax) 3/2/23 – PE 6/14/23 - COVID infection (Omicron - contracted at the Hospital, antivirals, recovered well) We only...
by mwalker
Tue Jan 24, 2023 4:22 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Liver mets are back; what’s next….
Replies: 14
Views: 619

Re: Liver mets are back; what’s next….

Bit of an update – things are moving quickly We have a referral to see the senior surgeon at liver centre wa, just trying to book an appointment (was told it would be about a week) but it’s a bit late in the day and I think they’ve all gone home. We also got a call this afternoon from her primary on...
by mwalker
Mon Jan 23, 2023 8:43 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Liver mets are back; what’s next….
Replies: 14
Views: 619

Re: Liver mets are back; what’s next….

Yep, concur. Now is the time for us to get our elbows out. Everything was looking quite good until last week. To be clear, I’ve no issue with any of the treatments she has received so far. This disease however is a monster and needs to be hit as hard as possible with everything we’ve got. For supple...
by mwalker
Mon Jan 23, 2023 3:14 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Liver mets are back; what’s next….
Replies: 14
Views: 619

Re: Liver mets are back; what’s next….

Thanks stu, some of the stories on this forum are truly inspirational. I’m in the process of arranging an appointment with this lot: https://www.livercentrewa.com.au/ I’ve spoken with her onc’s secretary today and he’s on annual leave till Wednesday; we have scheduled an appointment with him on Wedn...
by mwalker
Sun Jan 22, 2023 12:17 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Liver mets are back; what’s next….
Replies: 14
Views: 619

Liver mets are back; what’s next….

Hey all, my first post but I’ve read the forum for a while and have found it informative and supportive. I’ll try and keep this short. (I’ll use American date formats to try an avoid confusion). My wife was diagnosed 6th Jan 2021 with Stage IV CRC. Initial diagnosis was from a colonoscopy (due to bl...

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