I am in my first round of sutent (22nd day) and have developed a rash on my face, neck, hands, and arms. Has anyone experienced this and have you found a lotion that will help?
First year tests down...life to go?
I am glad to say that my anxiety level has just gone down with good news from my first year test results. My liver enzymes have elevated but my doc says not related to cancer but rather fatty liver problem?? So, from the kidney on now to the liver. I'm sure I'll be dieting here shortley after my celebration this weekend.
Atypical Cyst and other LINGO
I went to the doctor with right side and back pain. A very persistent pain that I felt for at least two months before going to the doctor. Doctor suggested a CT to look for kindey stones. No stones....but they did see a lesion in the right kidney. He next suggested a Ultrasound. The Ultrasound showed the same lesion...also…
Invasive vs. In situ RCC?
My pathology report says I had "invasive" RCC. When I asked my surgeon about it, he it didn't mean anything & thinking it did was a common misconception. However, I have read that your path report will say either Invasive or In situ & that invasive does mean something - and not a good something. Has anyone else looked into…
Renal Cell Carcinoma
Is there anyone out there that is taking Nexavar,and if so, how long and is it helping? My spouse has been on Nexavar for about 2 weeks now with mild side effects.The cancer has spread to the lungs,lymphnodes and bones. We are hoping that there is someone out there that has been on Nexavar for awhile that can share info on…
5 weeks since surgery - still having trouble but getting better
It's been 5 weeks since my surgery. I had decided to go for a total laparoscopic nephrectomy but when I talked to the doctor on the morning of surgery, he convinced me to allow him to try for a partial laparoscopic nephrectomy. He cut into positive margin so ended up taking the entire kidney anyway. After I learned he cut…