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    My mom is now diagnosed with leptomenegeal cancer, chemo has not worked and she has more spots on liver and pancreas. We are now considering hospice. I am having a hard time dealing with this, it has happened soooo fast.

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    Side Effects (Anemia (low red blood cell counts)): Mom has anemia, confusion, diarrhea, elevated blood sugars and a rash on her head.

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    Drug or Chemo Therapy (Chemotherapy): Mom had confusion again during chemo, but didn't last as long. She also had diarrhea for the following days.

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    Other Care (Skilled Care Facility): Mom is now at SNF for strengthening so that we can get her home. Has had good days until now...pain today and hair now falling out. Have MD appointment tomorrow to see where we go next.