Treating Low Malignant Potential Ovarian Cancer Experiences
Low Malignant Potential Ovarian Cancer Experiences
Added Aug 1, 2017
Hi my name is Katrina Diaz I am 38 years old. I was diagnosed with Cervical Cancer November 27th 2015. December 2015 I had a radical hysterectomy which biopsy was done and it showed negative signs of cancer. Then in July 2016 my cancer came back more aggressive and bigger than before. So I did chemotherapy every Monday for 6 weeks, external radi…2 people like this. Like
Added Dec 25, 2016
I was diagnosed Stage 3 in 2011. Had a right hemicollectomy (16") and went through 12 doses of FOLFOX (and a DVT). Thought we were done.
I was diagnosed Stage 3 in 2012 (the cancer returned at the anastomoses). Another right hemicollectomy (8") and 12 doses of FOL FIRI (and multiple PE’s in all four quadrants). They checked to see if I ha…2 people like this. Like
Choosing a care team
Added Nov 26, 2014
I was very fortunate to find Dr. Rodriguez…She is a wonderful Doctor and a very caring individual.1 person likes this. Like
Choosing a care team
Added Oct 7, 2013
My cancer srated in my colon and went to my liver, it isn’t operable so far I have cheo every month since august 2011 . I am so tried of people hang in there it will get better,I could just scream. They just don’t knowhat it feels like to struggle everyday to get out of bed. I have donated my body to science (whole body) for medical purposes ma…3 people like this. Like
Living with cancer
Added Sep 25, 2013
Dr. gave me something new for pain and its doing a great job on the pain but making me unable to stay awake. Hopefully I will get used to it and can function without the pain. !st time in 3-4 months I am not feeling some degree of pain.3 people like this. Like
Added Apr 27, 2013
I had Vulvar Cancer, excised 2004; So happy to have survived.
The surgery, Right Hemivulvectomy, has left me with an obvious defect. I’ve also had Bladder uplift, and followed by Rectocyle repair. I’m a Nurse. I’m a woman who would like to meet compatible men.
In a pickle. MDs have said things like "you will be able to have intercourse, may b…1 person likes this. Like
Going through treatment
Added Nov 19, 2017
I FINISHED FORTY-FOUR PROSTRATE CANCER RADIATION TREATMENTS AT THE FLEMING ISLAND CANCER SPECIALISTS OF NORTH FLORIDA FACILITY IN SEPTEMBER 2017 UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF DR. EMILY TANZLER. THESE TREATMENTS, ALONG WITH HORMONE THERAPY ADMINISTERED BY MY UROLOGIST, DR. MARC BLASSER, HAVE DEFEATED MY CANCER. ACCORDING TO BOTH DOCTORS, I AM NOW 10…5 people like this. Like
Just some thoughts
Added Apr 12, 2017
Was the day before Christmas
and all through the house
I’m the only one stirring
that great big pot
The stocking are stuffed
and so am I
with Christmas candy
and a big pizza pie.
With the second Christmas here
and no cancer in sight
That’s the best Christmas gift
that God had in his sight.
All the family is here
except my bro and wi…15 people like this. Like
Living with cancer
Updated Apr 28, 2016
AS. MY DR CALLS ME HIS MIRACLE MAN MY TARGET THERAPY YERAVOY GAVE ME A 20 PERCENT CHANCE WILL IM IN THAT PERCENTAGE I HAVE LEARNED TO LOVE LIFE AND FIND WHAT MAKES ME DO THAT I AM A TURKEY AND DEER HUNTER BEING IN THE WOODS HEALS THE SOLE AND ALSO I AM A OLE 70S BIKER RIDING FAST WHEN CONDITIONS ARE RITE HELPS MY SOLE ALSO IF YOU DON’T RIDE YOU …6 people like this. Like
Evaluating treatment options
Added Mar 19, 2016
I was diagnosed with Stage 2a breast cancer in September 2015. While preparing to receive traditional external radiation after my partial mastectomy I learned, from a friend, that there was another option for radiation…Proton Radiation therapy. Further research indicated that it was definitely an option for me. Proton therapy uses proton beams…7 people like this. Like
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Favorite Low Malignant Potential Ovarian Cancer Experiences
Living with cancerThis article, so very well written by a practicing oncologist, is superb! Dr. Salwitz truly captures the feelings that I (and probably thousands of other cancer patients) have. Cancer does suck! My cancer is rare. It grows slowly, but it grows. I do not “look like I have cancer.” I hear so often,“You really look great.” The problem is I …
Added Jan 31, 201536 people like this. Like
Just some thoughts
Added Jan 7, 2010
LISTEN TO YOUR BODY
You’ve probably heard this before; however, it meant little to me until I was the one being told, " You have colorectal cancer." If you are experiencing something out of the ordinary, such as pain or discomfort that will not go away, call your doctor.
OBTAIN FAMILY MEDICAL HISTORY
This can be a useful tool for yo…28 people like this. Like
I'm Miriam W. and I'm in treatment for Stage 2 Triple Negative Breast CancerWhat I've learned
Added Mar 9, 2013
The first thing to do after you are diagnosed with Cancer, is to remember to BREATHE! It is a scary and daunting situation. You probably have a million questions and will have another million that you haven’t even thought of yet! Your feelings are perfectly normal.
What you may not know is that there have been many advances in treatments and …13 people like this. Like
Stage4 *Poorly Diferentated Small Cell Neroendicrine Carsinoma of All Sites. :(Telling family & friends
Updated Jan 8, 2016
Friends & Family I am sadly writing this to all of you to let you know that I have cancer. Yep, SUCKS! If you know me, you know I am special. That wacky loud over the top hyper crazy do anything probably been on your nerves special.
Well now I am even more special.
I HAVE A SPECIAL KIND OF CANCER….MY CANCER IS BADASS !!!
It’s Name Is: Po…19 people like this. Like