• stempleton
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
    almost 8 years ago
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    colon resection

    Decision Point

    Resection even though it is in the liver, lungs, pancreas, and lymph nodes?

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  1. almost 8 years ago
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    If I should remove my total colon or have another colon resection

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    About 5 1/2 years ago I had colon cancer and had a colon resection. The Stage was 2; however, it had almost penetrated my bowel wal...

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    • myb
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 8 years ago
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    Is diabetes the cause of fatigue

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    I have extreme fatigue since chemo and no blood work to date shows cause for it and 1 year out of chemo. Though I do have celiac dis...

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    • Harold
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colorec...
    about 8 years ago
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    now after nearly a year of NED (petscan, a second endoscopy,) my GI doc told me that the latest biopsy shows presence of cancer cells again

    Decision Point

    From past conversations with this Oncologist I think he will say I need esophageal/stomach surgery - something I will again resist

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    • asunaday
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    about 8 years ago
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    Do I go to Bahamas for stem cell therapy and Cancer Vaccines?

    Decision Point

    Yes, I believe in the science behind it but, it does not work on everyone. Cost is $23-30,000 plus for 8 weeks outpatient.

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  2. about 8 years ago
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    His doctor recommended four more treatments and after that he is not sure he wants to continue.

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    He has been doing chemo every two weeks for ten months, so he has had over 20 continuous treatments and is tired/sick. He wants a b...

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    • glam
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colorecta...
    about 8 years ago
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    chemo maintenance or control?

    Decision Point

    this is a tough decision but considering I am a stage IV and statistics say that there is a chance of 75 to 80% of recurrence in the...

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    • jfahr1
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 8 years ago
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    how to deal with unknowns about why this happened to her

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    my daughter did not share much information with we, her family, re her cancer diagnosis and why it happened to her.

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  3. about 8 years ago
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    chemo or not

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    I had stage 3 because of the size of my tumor, but it had not spread to any lymph nodes, it had encapsulated itself, but I got a se...

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    • Paris2011
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) C...
    about 8 years ago
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    Should I go back to work?

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    I have been on leave from work since my diagnosis 20 months ago. Now that I am through treatment and my last pet scan and MRI are cl...

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    • LiveLife
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    about 8 years ago
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    To do both radiation & chemo.

    Decision Point

    Is it that necessary to do both why not just Chemo, not wanting to do the radiation.

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    • TRISHWHITE
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
    about 8 years ago
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    DOCTOR TOLD ME I AM IN REMISSION

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    BEST DAY!!!!!1

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