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Archives for December 2012
My husband, 43, was just diagnosed with Rhabdomyosarcoma yesterday. His mass is in his chest. CT scans have not found it elsewhere. I am having a really hard time finding information on this cancer online. Apparently, this is a rare cancer and exceptionaly rare to be found in adults. I would appreciate hearing from anyone…
Malignat peripheral nerve sheath tumor, High-grad sacroma
Hi, I was just diagnosed with MPNST in Nov 2012. This is a sarcoma. Mine is in the center of my sciatic nerve in the upper part of my right leg behind the femor. I just started radiation treatment for 5 days a week for 5 weeks. My choises were amutate or take out the sciatic nerve. I decided to go with taking out the…
New to chemo
I was diagnosed with Soft tissue Extraskeletal chondrosarcoma 5 yrs ago. I had a lump on my right thigh and once having it removed, months of physical therapy and 3 months of radiation I thought i was just about done with cancer. Then we found out it had spread to my lungs. It was very slow growing then and since there…
Help - Left Thigh Mass - Need Info/Comments re MRI results
I am a 60 yr F. 6 mo+/-ago noticed random ache in top ctr of left thigh; not constant. In rubbing area I felt a lump. When standing you couldn't feel it. Sitting or bending leg it was noticeable. Was getting bigger then noticed 2nd mass on inside of thigh 4" from 1st. Went to GP. He thought fatty masses. Ref'd to surgeon.…