Sep 11, 2009 - 12:08 am
*sigh* I feel my world has turned upside down. My beloved mum went into hospital a couple of weeks ago with a fluid buildup in her abdominal cavity. She has now been diagnosed with primary peretoneal cancer and started chemo today. She was told last Tuesday that she had secondary ovarian cancer, inoperable and there was nothing they could do. We went through two days of hell with her upset at not seeing her great-granddaughter grow up, making her funeral wishes known to the family, and making arrangements for us to look after dad 'after she goes'. To find it was PPC was almost a relief that all hope was not lost as we had first thought. My mum turned 73 yesterday and the radiologist gave her a little cupcake with a candle when she had her colonoscopy....