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Cancer of the tongue

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Joined: Jun 2008

Hi all I'm a survivor of this cancer by the grace of God.It's 5 years since I went thru my hell.Anyone out there with this type of cancer?

soccerfreaks's picture
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Joined: Sep 2006

Congratulations! Five years is certainly an impressive benchmark for you. I hope that all is going well.

I had surgery in October of '05, half of tongue replaced with nerves, muscle, tissue, from left arm, along with a radical neck dissection. All of this followed by radiation and chemo, of course. On January 31 of this year I had a lobectomy of lowest lobe in right lung, as a node was detected there which proved to be malignant. So far, since then, all appears to be well.

Again, congratulations!

Take care,


MLC53's picture
Posts: 109
Joined: Sep 2007

CONGRATULATIONS!!! What a milestone!

BugHunter's picture
Posts: 152
Joined: Oct 2007

Hi sassy
Five years, hope I can breath easier at that time! They two years is another milestone of sorts but five seams to be everything.
(my cancer was in my rt tonsil and nodes)


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