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Jul 6, 2016 · @lexilou · I just finished 12 treatments of Folfox for stage 3C colon cancer. [...]

I just finished 12 treatments of Folfox for stage 3C colon cancer. I have been offered a spot in a research study for Regrorafenib. It is a double blind study so I may receive the drug or a placebo. I am looking for any information to include side affects. I [...]

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Jun 13, 2016 · @kimber · My husband had urinary stent put in as the ureter wasn't staying [...]

My husband had urinary stent put in as the ureter wasn't staying open. His cea is now 6. I believe normal is under 4. The month before he was at 3 so it's increased significantly. He has to get ct scan. If they don't see anything on ct would you [...]

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Jul 21, 2016 · @browning6 · Looking for survival stories. Husband Stage 4 with Metastatic to lung, liver [...]

Looking for survival stories. Husband Stage 4 with Metastatic to lung, liver and nodes. [...]

Posted by @kmereish, Jun 6, 2016

I was diagnosed with Ovarian cancer stage 3C. I did full debulking and in 4 weeks post surgery started chemo with paciltaxol, but I reacted negatively and stopped infusion. The week after we tried again with more decadron to suppress the reaction and that did not work. The third attempt […]

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Jun 7, 2016 · @Elliem · Dear Carol, I am headed toward my last [...]

Dear Carol, I am headed toward my last hope(Lonsurf). I have a good quality of life. If this doesn't work, does a person just go home and wait til the end? I am very active and positive. I have colorectal cancer with lung mets, 2 1/2 years out from diagnosis. [...]

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Jun 2, 2016 · @snowman · My wife had colon cancer in 2007 that was surgically removed. In [...]

My wife had colon cancer in 2007 that was surgically removed. In June 2015 she discovered that it had returned but in her lungs. She is being treated at Cape Cod Healthcare by an oncologist we are very pleased with. My question is is there any immunotherapy now available and [...]

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May 26, 2016 · @wazhyfee · My husband was diagnosed with stage 4 colorectal cancer back in February. [...]

My husband was diagnosed with stage 4 colorectal cancer back in February. He has completed 5 of 12 rounds of aggressive chemotherapy. He has Hand and Foot syndrome from the 5-FU and has extreme back pains from the Neulasta shots. We have tried Claritin starting 2 days before the shot [...]

Posted by @wazhyfee, May 9, 2016

@busylady Thank you. He is supposed to go for round 6 tomorrow but we aren’t scheduled to see his doctor for another 2 weeks. I’ll give them a call today. […]

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May 5, 2016 · @luisa · "What Is Lynch Syndrome?" New blog discussion from Dana-Farber The article begins, [...]

"What Is Lynch Syndrome?" New blog discussion from Dana-Farber The article begins, "Lynch syndrome, also known as hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer (HNPCC), is the most common hereditary form of colorectal cancer. In the United States, about 140,000 new cases of colorectal cancer are diagnosed each year and approximately [...]

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Jun 1, 2016 · @Elliem · Stage IV CRC with Lung Mets

I have stage 4 colorectal cancer with lung mets. I'm 2 1/2 years out from diagnosis. When I first asked about surgery my onc consulted a general surgeon(we live in a rural community) my onc comes to our local hospital to give treatment. They said my cancer was down too

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Posted by @snewtjohn, Apr 22, 2016

My sister has Stage 4 Colon cancer, mets to lung, liver and ovary. She recently has had a 48 hour chemo infusion. Is this a common treatment? I myself am 2 plus years out from Stage III breast cancer, with chemo and radiation on top of mastectomy. […]

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Apr 14, 2016 · @tetris · Stage IV colon cancer with mets to uterus. Knowledge on this would [...]

Stage IV colon cancer with mets to uterus. Knowledge on this would be appreciated [...]

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Apr 14, 2016 · @luisa · Join Us at "LYNKED IN" Dana-Farber's Educational Conference for Patients with Lynch [...]

Join Us at "LYNKED IN" Dana-Farber's Educational Conference for Patients with Lynch Syndrome June 11, 2016, Dana-Farber's Boston Campus "LYNKED IN" is a one-day, educational conference for individuals with Lynch syndrome, their families, and caregivers, hosted by Dana-Farber’s Center for Cancer Genetics and Prevention. Patients treated at Dana-Farber and [...]

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Apr 20, 2016 · @kimber · Temperature regulation

Temperature regulation Hello everyone: My husband is having trouble regulating his temperature. It seems mostly he is cold and even in a hot shower he still feels cold. To recap, he has stage 4 colon cancer with mets to peritoneum ureter and lymph nodes. It is very odd, so I figured maybe [...]

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Apr 5, 2016 · @tconz777 · Vectibix- stage IV Colon Cancer

Vectibix- stage IV Colon Cancer Hi everyone my husband has stage IV colon cancer that spread to his liver. He recently had liver surgery and they were able to remove all of the liver tumors. Now they suggested starting him in Vectibix and Folfox. Has anyone been on this drug? [...]

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Apr 5, 2016 · @6272Msf · Crohn's and Stage IV Colon cancer

my husband had CC dtage 4 diagnosed Jan'16 & going through chemo but at 50 % because it was so dibilitating. problem is he had Crohns too.

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Apr 4, 2016 · @ritagale50 · My husband has had colon cancer since 2012 and several chemo and [...]

My husband has had colon cancer since 2012 and several chemo and radiation treatments now on the chemo pill Lonsurf. Is anyone familiar with this drug? [...]

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Apr 20, 2016 · @ritagale50 · My husband has been battling colon cancer since 2012 with it reoccurring [...]

My husband has been battling colon cancer since 2012 with it reoccurring for the 3rd time. Has recently had 2 allergic reactions to IV chemo drugs and now starting on a pill Lonsurf. Does anyone know about this drug? [...]

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