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I had my follow-up ultrasound on March 18 for my port-related blood clot. The upshot: My subclavian vein is still partially blocked, but it is well on its way to being fully open again.

still in shock

Just found out Wed that the love in my life has Lung Cancer.

Im terrified!!!!!



Synovial sarcoma

I was nineteen when I found out I had synovial sarcoma. I had a mass on the side of my left foot. My doctor said that it was most likley a cyst. When the surgery came he said that it was cancerous. I spent three long months waiting to figure out what is was. I was so upset that my grades slipped and I flunked out of college. When it was determined that it was synovial sarcoma I had to have two more surgeries before I was declared to be free of cancer. 

Dad Fighting Stage4 lung cancer

2 weeks ago, after fighting a cough and having some trouble breathing, my dad went into the ER. After a CT scan he was told he had a mass in his lung. He then had a biopsy which came back positive for adenocarcinoma. We then found out it was stage 4 following a PET scan.  No treatment has been started yet as they are waiting for more results from the CT scan to see what kind of chemo to give him. In the meantime he is getting weaker and weaker, he cannot even stand anymore, even with oxygen. I am afraid he isn't going to make it even a few more days.

best treatmenet on Esophagus cancer

My mohter has undergone with surgery for tumor in throat(Esophagus Cancer node). During operation Liver Cirrhosis is also observed . After operation she has now problem till Feb.16 end but now she is having pain in Neck & chest. on 12.3.16 we have taken advice by Mr.Kelkar (Dinanath Hospital,Pune) & he has done CT scan & as per CT report now again Cancer Nodes are observed in body. As per doctor now they can only give Pain killer medicine but with these medicine she is still have pains which is gradually increasing & she is having pain during eating food. Pl.

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So Scared

My names is Sherilyn and I am a 47 year old mother of two beautiful teenage girls. I do not smoke, I used to enjoy my couple of glasses of wine some evenings while winding down.  I used to play squash regularly, I'd run on average of 20 km a week.  I'd lift weights and keep my mind and body active.  My journey has just started and I am so scared.  I had gone to my family GP here in Ottawa, ON Canada a few months back as I was experiencing fatigue, night sweats, back pain, anxiety and heavier than normal menstrual bleeding.

after breast cancer trying to be positive

i was diagnosed about 7 months ago,had a masectomy and radiation due to a immune disorder i couldnt have chemo. i seem to still have alot of pain. they started me on hormone indusers and it made me feel like i was dieng. bones ached ,nausea,sight problems and depression. my body seems to be doing what it needs to by itself. i would like some input???? tena

looking for the healthy FOOD

I am 62 lost my left kidney to cancer. My first question was o.k. What 's the diet for me to follow???? Then after all this, they tell me the other kidney is not that good.slap me silly make it all hurt at the same time.no response so now what,I begin to look for any answer I found u all I feel blessed.I too want a copy of the pamphlet. To help guide me Thank you all so much for messages and courage to keep it real 

Ampullary Cancer

I was diagnosed with Ampullary Cancer in March/2010.  I underwent the Whipple procedure followed by 6 months of chemotherapy.  I am presently approaching my 6th year post Whipple.  Every once in a while, I will experience a mild case of pancreatitis.  I have never been hospitalized for it.  I do take Creon with meals.  Sometimes, I do have foods that do not agree with me and it is usually something sweet.

My diagnosis was a poorly differentiated  Signet Ring Cell adenocarcinoma of the Ampulla of Vater.  Tumor was identified as T4, N1, M0,  stage 3 .

Breast Hiperplasia with Mastitis

Gooday all. I appear to have an unusual diagnosis. I am Male 42...for the 2 months i have been having a slight pain n my left breast ..no swelling I had to see a dr after it couldnt resolve after sme time..after a scan and a mamgramme iam being diagnsed with Breast Hiperplasia with swollen lymph nodes in both armpits, and iam being askd to do a histology soonest I have never been so confused.Please ds anybody have a similar xperience



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