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Hodgkins first day of stem cell harvest.

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roryhorsburgh
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Joined: Jul 2012

Yeap today was the first day of my stem cell harvesting. It went pretty well. They hooked me up to a machine for about 4 hours to try and extract my good stem cells from my blood. They will call me later to give me my counts. Then they will let me know if I need to return to have it done again. I hear most likely I will have to return. But hopefully not. Anyway God bless you all and good wishes to everyone on earth.

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dixiegirl
Posts: 1043
Joined: Apr 2006

Good luck with the count. I was able to get all mine the first day and I hope you do too!
Best wishes to you.

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Max Former Hodg...
Posts: 998
Joined: May 2012

Good luck Roy. I read your bio, and learned about that beautiful baby.

max

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jimwins
Posts: 1971
Joined: Aug 2011

Hi Rory,

Good luck and hopefully you won't have to return for more harvesting.
Please keep us updated when you can. I hear babies can
keep you busy :).

Hugs and positive thoughts,

Jim
DX: DLBL 4/2011, Chemo completed 10/2011, currently in remission. :)

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allmost60
Posts: 3149
Joined: Jul 2010

Hi Rory,
Good luck Rory and God Bless you too. I hope you don't have to return for more harvesting. I have a new grandbaby, 14 mo's old, so I can totally relate to your feelings with your new precious baby. I cherish everyday with my Lizzy. Best wishes...Sue
(FNHL-2-3a-6/10)

DadysGirl
Posts: 305
Joined: Aug 2011

How is it going? Pls keep us posted.

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