New member here advice needed

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Jahir
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New member here advice needed

Postby Jahir » Thu Jul 15, 2021 9:27 am

I am 35 years old.
Had 3 surgeries post colon cancer with liver Mets
After 1t surgery It relapsed after 1 year time.

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GrouseMan
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Joined: Mon Aug 12, 2013 12:30 pm
Location: SE Michigan USA

Re: New member here advice needed

Postby GrouseMan » Fri Jul 16, 2021 12:31 pm

We are not doctors and can't really provide advice on your treatment. All we can do is provide information about our own history and treatments. Some like myself also provide information about the drugs used and side effects, maybe some insights on currently evolving research to watch out for. We are advocates for information and getting second opinions. You don't provide us much useful information in your post for use to comment on. What sort of questions do you have. Seems you have only had surgery. What was the diagnosis exactly? What Stage Colon or Colorectal cancer. Did you get any chemotherapy, if so what? You mention Liver metastases? Whats your current status?

Good Luck

GrouseMan
DW 53 dx Jun 2013
CT mets Liver Spleen lung. IVb CEA~110
Jul 2013 Sig Resct
8/13 FolFox,Avastin 12Tx mild sfx, Ongoing 5-FU Avastin every 3 wks.
CEA: good marker
7/7/14 CT Can't see the spleen Mets.
8/16/15 CEA Up, CT new abdominal mets. Iri, 5-FU, Avastin every 2 wks.
1/16 Iri, Erbitux and likely Avastin (Trial) CEA going >.
1/17 CEA up again dropped from Trial, Mets growth 4-6 mm in abdomen
5/2/17 Failed second trial, Hospitalized 15 days 5/11. Home Hospice 5/26, at peace 6/4/2017


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