• Skull metasteses

    Asked by Michelleharmon on Saturday, May 4, 2013

    Skull metasteses

    So, they are spreading and my left jaw and ear area are swelling. Has anyone dealt with skull mets that progressed?

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    • MillieS's Avatar

      Hi Michelle, I have Stage IV BC also with mets to bone and liver. I know the pain you are feeling and wanted to send hugs and prayers your way. Mine hasn't gotten to the skull YET, but have them on spine ribs , chest wall and pelvis. The pain meds only take the edge off and leaves a dull deep ache. My heart goes out to you.

      over 7 years ago
    • Tami's Avatar

      Hi Michelle, I also have Stage IV BC with mets throughout my bones. I cannot help with your question however I am sending hugs and prayers your way.

      over 7 years ago
    • carter4's Avatar

      I have skull mets - no progression yet - they never say anything to me about them - If you are on any zometa make sure that is not causing any jaw issues. I hate knowing that mets are on my head. SO sorry for you. I live like MillieS . Dull aches. Hang in there and as usual ask the Doc everything you need to know.

      over 7 years ago
    • pulley's Avatar

      Hello Michelle,
      I am just one of the friends on this site. So far I have just had B/C. I just wanted to tell you there are many who will send prayers and hugs your .way. Do hope some time in the near future there will be a huge breakthrough in the research.Meanwhile we send our love take the best care of yourself you can. Just know that people care.

      over 7 years ago
    • Topazcat's Avatar

      Hi, I have Inflammatory Breast Cancer with mets to the spine and pelvic area. Can usually handle the pain but nights are worse. Wish I could help but I can offer prayers and hugs! Hang in there and continue the fight!

      over 7 years ago

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