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Procedure or Surgery (Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)): Dr. Alexander Blankenship removed a 5" adenocarcinoma from sigmoid colon,5"ofcolon from above and below the tumor, 23 lymph nodes,& the blood supply to the area. 5 nodes were positive.
Oh No (Diagnosed): In October 2011 colon cancer was found & surgically removed w/suspected mets to my mediastinum based on PET. Biopsies have revealed Hodgkin's Lymphoma in my chest. I have 2 for 1 and now I have Leukocytic Vaculitis to go with it.