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i am 10 days out of surgery and this is no fun. any advice out there?

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My Mother has Soft Tissue Leiomyosarcoma in Thigh 35+cm tumor

Hi, I really don't know what to say so I'll just start at the beginning. 

My siblings and I all have a strained relationship with our mother for different reasons, and we've all had to distance ourselves, not only for ourselves but for our children's mental well being.

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Joined: May 2017

Signet Ring Cell Adenocarcinoma of Rectum

I opened a new forum topic on this type of cancer in the Colorectal Cancer Discussion group.

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Joined: Sep 2017

Mediastinal yolk sac tumour with meningal metastasis - is it even curable?

I apologize in advance for the grammatic errors, english is my secobd language.

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Joined: Sep 2017

Peritoneal Carcinomatosis of Pancreatic Origin Prognosis?

First post here, because we have so many questions...

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Joined: May 2017

Circulating Tumor DNA in Carcinoma of Unknown Primary

This recent publication showed a very effective and noninvasive way to determine genetic alterations in cancer with unknown primary. In 99.7% of the patients, the authors found that genomics profiling of tumor DNA circulating in plasma revealed driver mutations that are targetable by drugs.

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Joined: Aug 2017

gallbladder cancer stage 4

I just signed up to this discussion board hoping to find more recent posts. Many are really old!

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Joined: Jul 2017

Mees line on fingers or toes

Has anyone had these? Hard to find doctor who even know that these could be caused by. cancer. Anyone who can respond would help so much. Thank you.

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Joined: Aug 2017

Pancreatic cancer side effects from folfirinox treatment with rittilan and or marijuana

Has anyone had experience treatin side effects with marijuana for naseua or weightloss due to lack of appitite?

Has anyone had experience using rittilan for fatigue?

Both appear in scientific literature.

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Joined: Aug 2017

Bile duct cancer



 I was just digignosed with bile duct cancer and set for the whipple procedure in about a week, I am 48 and in good health and shape otherwise, but of course very nervous about this procedure, I have been told I am a great candidate for thi ssurgery and the cancer is local to the duct and has not spread, I ws just looking for soem post op information and what to expect in the time to come and the surgeons also stated Chemo may be needed


Thank you for any information



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