I'm new to the site. I was diagnosed with HD stage IIB on Oct 2004. I was receiving ABVD and my last treatment was scheduled for May 3rd. But the week before I started having back and neck pain and I totally freaked out. It felt like the symptoms I had when I was diagnosed. I called my oncologist and before I walked in the door she had me scheduled for a CT. It showed, to my surprise, a "fullness" of the mediastinum and lung infiltrates that look like pneumonia. Two different radiologists agreed. They did a brochoscopy that same day and took washings (samples but without a biopsy per se) because I am on Coumadin. Everything came back negative for pneumonia. Still, to be on the safe side they gave me antibiotics and scheduled a PET/CT for June 1st. My question is, has anybody had the cancer come back so soon after treatment, and if so what was done about it? The next step in my case, if the scans are inconclusive, would be to have a biopsy of the mediastinum, which is making an incision ath the base of the neck and going behind the sternum. Has anyone had this procedure done? My life seems to be on hold again, after I was so close to finishing treatment and my previous scans were all clean. Please, anyone in a similar situation I would like to hear from you. I would also like to know if anyone had damage to their lungs from the Bleomycin in ABVD and what it felt like or what it looked like on scans. Thanks for reading.