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Gynecological Cancers (other than ovarian and uterine)
Archives for September 2017
Low platelet and white blood count many months after chemo and radiation
I comple chemo and radiation the end of October, 2016. During treatment my blood work was normal. The last two blood tests taken in June and September of this year show low platelet and WBC numbers. Has anyone experienced this?
Diagnosis, confused, please help desperately need help.
Hello, I feeling really distressed and would really really appreciate other people's experiences. I'm 50 and I had some abnormal bleeding. I got sent for an urgent referral ultra sound scan by my GP and have been waiting for results. I haven't heard anything and have been calling my GP who say they have no results. Today I…
6 years clear
September 23 was my 6 year mark since I was diagnosed with stage 4a vaginal cancer. Treatment & surgery was rough, but I made it out to the other side, my 'abby normal'! I look at the skin graft scars, radiation burn scars, surgery scars and my colostomy as a reminder of how lucky I am to still be here. God bless everyone…
Weight gain after lymph node removal
Have any of you ladies gained weight, particularly in the lower belly after removal of lymph nodes in the groin? Wondering if it's just me. Before cancer I maintained the same weight for years. It's been one year for me since surgery and my clothes don't fit right. My lower belly and thighs are bigger. I don't wear the…
Radiation Yes or No?
Hi all, Yesterday, I had my two week check-up after surgery (radical vulvectomy with lymp node removal) to see how things are healing and discuss results of lymph node biopsies. Things are healing well but results and recommendation of further treatment were unexpected and a little unsettling. Doctor said she got clear…
Hai All, I am Kushi Chand writing this message from Hyderabad, India. My Mother Age 52 diagnoised with Carcinoma Cervix Cancer in 2016. We have given 1 Cycle of Chemo in June 2016. After Chemo her condition become more worsen. I have choosed Indian Ayurvedic Treatment. Initially it was very good and she recovered very…