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Been down this road before

tcaba's picture
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Joined: Nov 2012

Started radiation today. It has been decided that 7 high dose treatments are than 30 low dose and as such chemo will not acompany. But it is a fall back if rad is unable to do the deal. I guess we'll see in a few weeks. God Bless and good luck to all!

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Joined: Dec 2012

My husband had the high dose radiation and tolerated it well.  Positive thoughts coming your way.

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Joined: Aug 2012

I am praying for a postivie response. 

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I have no personal experience with radiation, but have heard other survivors report positive results from high dose radiation. I know you have some concerns about the side effects, I would. I am hoping the side effects are minimal and the result is positive.

Best Regards,

Paul Adams

Grand Blanc, Michigan

DX 10/2009 T2N1M0  Stage IIB - Ivor Lewis Surgery  12/3/2009 - Post Surgery Chemotherapy 2/2009 – 6/2009


Cisplatin, Epirubicin, 5 FU - Three Year Survivor

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Joined: Jul 2013

Wishing you the best of luck with this.  Hope the results are positive and the side effects are manageable.

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Joined: Feb 2013

Wishing you the best and will be praying for you :)

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