Feb 28, 2014 - 11:12 pm
God Bless you all for sharing! :)
I am a 49 yr old Non smoker in excellent shape with a wife and two wonderful children. Then 2 yrs ago I was found to have HNSCC HPV pos
They did a modified neck disection and transoral surgery to remove the primary from the base of my tongue.
Surgeons thought they'd caught it early enough and radiation was not needed. 18 months later new lymph nodes showed up both sides of my neck and uder my jaw.
oooops anyway starting in November I had the 9 week therapy Cis/Taxotere/5FU. Post TPF PET was completely negative for cancer. YEAAA!!! But now I'm on day 12 of
Cisplatin and Radiation to a very large feild and I have concerns about the long term side affects.
Any thoughts on chemo radiation following induction chemo vs radiation only ???
Thanks and God Bless you all !!