Well, had my second dose of Irinotecan, and lo! Seeing shrinkage of tumors! Getting radiation on the gum tumor, and that seems to be working as well. Happy happy joy joy...
That's great news! Thanks for sharing! Hoping for continued success!!
Wow Jerry, that is great news. Thanks for sharing!
So great and wonderful to hear this news. Keep up the good work and hope it continues 10 fold. take care,
Yay, Jerry!! I've been wondering how you were doing. Sounds like you're on the right track. I'm hoping and praying this is the winning combination for you.
It is good to hear that the new chemo regimen is working. Also I hope that the radiation is reducing the pain in your jaw. Thanks for the update. May the news continue to be good and the side effects be as minor as they can.
Grand Blanc, Michigan
DX 10/22/2009 T2N1M0 Stage IIB
12/03/2009 Ivor Lewis
2/8 through 6/14/2010 Adjuvant Chemo Cisplatin, Epirubicin, 5 FU
Two year survivor
Life may not be the party we hoped for, but while we are here we might as well dance!
Time for you to get some good news, that is! I am so happy to hear this. Keep posting things like this so we can all be happy!!!!
DX October 2009: T3N1M0
November and December 2009: chemo (Cisplatin and 5 FU) and radiation
February 2010: Ivor Lewis surgery
HOORAY!!! We were wondering how things were going for you and so glad to read this news.
Hope that radiation knocks that tumor out the gum without causing you too much grief for it. You will remain in our prayers and thoughts - tear it up Dude!
Finally! It's time for some good news around here :)
So glad the docs have found a winning combination. Prayers and positive thoughts going toward continued good news from you, Jerry.
Anxious to see more posts like this one!
Hugs to you!
Love you all, and your positiveness. Glad I have good news to share. And next week, I and my brother will be flying down to Tennessee to have a family reunion with my other b