My husband's latest scan showed no sign of disease. His scans came out all clear. He was Stage IV- RCC patient with mets to brain and lungs.
Age- 32 years
March 2012- Diagnosed with Stage IV RCC
April 2012- Left Kidney Nephrectomy
May 2012 - Cyber Knife Brain Radiation
july 2012- First Cycle of IL-2 , took 10 and 9 doses in 2 rounds at Beth Israel, Boston
Aug 2012- First scan after cycle 1- showed 50% response
Sept 2012 - Second scan showed 80-85% response
Sept 2012 - Brain MRI was stable, little swelling was noticed but no tumor.
Oct 2012- Another cycle of IL-2, took 9 and 8 doses
Nov 2012- First scan after 2nd cycle- NO SIGN OF DISEASE;-))))
Now there will be 3 months torso scans and 2 months brain MRIs for 1st year.
I would like to thank everybody on this forum who prayed for us. I wish everyone all the very best whoever is on this forum. keep your spirits high and have faith, everything will be fine.