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STILL STABLE!!!

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mom2greatkids
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Hi Ladies.

 

I had ct scans yesterday.  Disease remains stable.  I've had 8 rounds of Doxil.  He said we will continue on this same treatment schedule and scan again after 3 or 4 more treatments.  So thankful.

 

Hope all of you have a great day and upcoming holiday weekend!!

 

Carla

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123Miley
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I too am on Doxil.  Started monthly treatments in January.  Had issues with some rare side effects early but managing pretty well now.  SO glad to have something that we can take to keep things in check while still allowing us to go about our daily lives fairly unfettered! 

I do have a question though - when you say "stable" is that primarily your tumor marker?  Where is it?   

Stay strong!

 

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lovesanimals
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Joined: Sep 2011

So glad that the Doxil treatment plan is working well for you and 123Miley!  Wishing you both continued good results!

Kelly

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mom2greatkids
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Joined: Jun 2011

Hi Miley,

 

The CA-125 is not an adequate marker for me.  He bases it upon my scans. He said he has more confidence in a scan than the blood test anyway.   I have 5 or 6 lymph nodes (in abdomen, chest and pelvic area) in which I recurred last year.  Most remained unchaged since previous scans.  One near my chest area slightly decreased in size, one in my abdoment slightly increased in size.  My dr. is was  pleased.

 

 

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JulieBelle
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Joined: Jul 2013

Thrilled for you!  

Julie x

mopar
Posts: 1948
Joined: May 2003

This is so good to hear!  Sending continued (((HUGS))) and Prayers!

Monika

 

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Alexandra
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Joined: Jul 2012

Have a great Labor day week-end!

Hugs,    - Alexandra

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Mwee
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Joined: Nov 2009

Terrific news to hear with morning java!

                                                    ((((HUGS))))   Maria

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poopergirl14052
Posts: 1142
Joined: Nov 2010

Keep up the good news..love it....stay strong...Val 

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Cafewoman53
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Joined: Jul 2010

Great news, thanks for sharing I just started doxil and need some encouragement as the last two chemos have not worked for me. Keep the good news coming it can be contagious !

Colleen

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