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    Asked by Julia468 on Monday, November 12, 2018


    We've had a rough couple of weeks.

    My swollen leg is cancer. They could see it in the CT scan. It has grown substantially making ineligible for the clinical trial i was on. There is another clinical trial they want to get me into in the next two weeks.

    My husband spent another 10 days in the hospital for pain control and because he hadnt been able to keep anything down. They put him on a pain pump and TPN (total parenteal nutrition) he came home with both. His pain is better but he's refusing tpn. He is so thin and week. Before he went in he told me he was dying. That the grim reaper was sitting next to him. Our ten year old has been having a hard time seeing him like this she says its so hard seeing the strongest person she knows so week. My heart is breaking

    9 Answers from the Community

    9 answers
    • SandiA's Avatar

      Oh my! I am so sorry. Like others I wish I had words, but I don’t. I will be praying for you and your family.

      over 1 year ago
    • andreacha's Avatar

      Please accept my heartfelt prayers for you and your family.

      over 1 year ago
    • cards7up's Avatar

      Are they going to do a biopsy? That's the only way to confirm if it's cancer or not. Wishing you all the best.

      over 1 year ago

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