• Navywife
    • Experience with Endocrine Tumor (NET)
    over 7 years ago
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    When we first found out.

    Decision Point

    Been sick since June 2013. First indication was a Kidney infection. Follow up UA was sludge. My USAF doctor Major Martinez had a dia...

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    • gdawn
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    over 7 years ago
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    Decision Point

    Mom was diagnosed with stage IV pancreatic ca. As her daughter and caregivers this journey is becoming difficult emotionally. Any he...

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    • lanie516
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    over 7 years ago
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    I was thinking of discontinuing chemo and any other treatments and just giving up. The oncologist said I was free to stop treatment at any time.

    Decision Point

    I feel like I have no control over anything anymore. By choosing to stop chemo I will be in control. I'm just afraid and not sure ...

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    • Jan1ce
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    over 7 years ago
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    Being with my dad or my son

    Decision Point

    I live some of the year in London, UK, some in Toronto. Dad lives in Southern California. My son has mental health issues and Asperg...

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    • donnaray
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    over 7 years ago
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    Doing chemo and drugs for cancer

    Decision Point

    Just not sure on what all is going to happen.

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  1. over 7 years ago
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    Decision Point

    My 23 year old son is leaving overseas for college. He spent 7 long months nursing me back to health, and put his college on hold 2 ...

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    • armyret
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    over 7 years ago
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    Changing current Chemo

    Decision Point

    Well Cancer Marker went up and a tumor on my Liver increased slightly in size. So Doctor believes it's time to change up the Chemo ...

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  2. over 7 years ago
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    CA 19-9 Test

    Decision Point

    Hi, wondering how often this test is done after chemo.radiation ? Friend was told to have it again in 4 months....that seems like a ...

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  3. over 7 years ago
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    IT'S TIME TO STOP FIGHTING AND PUT HIM IN HOSPICE

    Decision Point

    The day that our oncologist (Dr. Dold) and I made the decision that it was time to put Joe into hospice and stop fighting the battle...

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  4. over 7 years ago
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    treatment

    Decision Point

    My oncologist is talking about trying oral chemotherapy

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  5. over 7 years ago
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    encouraging chemo or not

    Decision Point

    My father was hospitalized last week with renal failure due to his diabetes & his kidneys responded to tx within 72 hrs. with meds a...

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    • Guevasd
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Pancre...
    almost 8 years ago
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    Start treatment right away or wait two weeks to go to John Hopkins

    Decision Point

    We decided to start at MD Anderson and start tackling the beast

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