goblet cell caricinoid looking for anyone with information on this type of cancer of the appendix.
Hi sitchy57-Just his past Friday, 7/15/11 my father-in-law received a pathology report from his appendectomy that he has Signet Ring Cell of the appendix. He will be going to his 1st oncologist appointment tomorrow & we are all very scared & very unsure to what questions we need to specifically ask. Any advice is highly appreciated.
-Shannon (a very concerned daughter-in-law)
I have Mucinous Adenocarcinoma of the Appendix. Have either of you had experience with Oxiliplatin/Eloxitan?
My path. report said adenocarcinoma and also goblet cell type (carcinoid). I believe these are 2 types of cancer found in my little appendix. I did not have treatment for the appendix cancer because they believe it was contained in my appendix. I had chemo for my ovarian cancer and Brachytherpy radiation for my uterine cancer. Sharon
PS: my chemo was carboplatin and taxol.
If you click on my name, you can read my story, and the treatments I went through. Most important, you MUST get yourself to an Appendix Cancer specialist, and not rely on someone who sees your cancer as just a variant of Colon Cancer.
PM me if you'd like to know more about my experience.
Hi, I just saw your post on csn.
My husband had the same type of cancer
If I can be of any help to your situation please email
me. At firstname.lastname@example.org
Hope all is going okay with your father in law.