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Aug 6, 2015 · @nsm56 · how do I switch from RPCI

how do I switch from RPCI [...]

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Jun 8, 2015 · @kimber · Immunotherapy and colon cancer

Immunotherapy and colon cancer Anyone know anyone or know of any research regarding stage 4 colon cancer and immunotherapy? Husband is NED for now (scan tomorrow) but I want to be ahead of the game if it comes back,as doctors have said it will at some point. I have read such [...]

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Jul 7, 2015 · @magnif76 · Stage II Colon Cancer

I had a stage II colon cancer resection followed by 6 months of 5FU/LV Chemotherapy. 28 nymphnodes we examined and found w/o cancer cells, all organs are unremarkable. Completed the treatment with flying colors. I am feeling fine, great weight, and a vegan. It is now 13 months since I

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Jun 8, 2015 · @mmackay · I was diagnosed this March with small colon cancer stage 4. The [...]

I was diagnosed this March with small colon cancer stage 4. The way they discovered it was exploratory abdominal surgery when other measures failed. ( the doctors thought it was scar tissue adhesions from previous abdominal,surgeries , c- sections. ) The cancer had spread and a blockage between the large [...]

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Jun 22, 2015 · @patricia54 · After a routine colonoscpy it was discovered I had a tumor in [...]

After a routine colonoscpy it was discovered I had a tumor in the cecum. I had a resection, tumor removed and about 18 inches of colon and 7/25 lymph nodes had cancer! 7weeks after surgery I had a PET scan which revealed I had stage IV, with mets to the [...]

Posted by @suggi, Jun 20, 2015

Patti – sounds like you are in MA. Do you think Dana Farber is better in Milford than Boston? Does your doctor take care of pancreatic as well as colon? I am just starting the pancreatic journey and my new GI doc thinks I may have colon cancer. I have […]

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Jan 20, 2016 · @cancerconnect · Rectal Cancer: Ileostomy

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Posted by @ebee1955, Oct 22, 2015

I am one year past my resection and am still wearing Depends. May be in part for peace of mind but there have been times when I feel that urgency and in trying to make it to the bathroom I begin to go. (So glad they can tear off from […]

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May 18, 2015 · @nancymaddox315 · I was diagnosed with stage IV 2 years ago. I did 42 [...]

I was diagnosed with stage IV 2 years ago. I did 42 rounds of chemo. Second round cancer grew. I am now on TAS102. Won't cure cancer, but it should keep it from growing. It is a pill. No more pump. I have done one round and minimal side effects. [...]

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May 25, 2015 · @jc4me · My son has just finished 8 treatments for colon cancer. Getting oxiliplatin [...]

My son has just finished 8 treatments for colon cancer. Getting oxiliplatin and 5fu. when platelettes are under 75 oxi omitted. From research we did oxi was going to cause more physical issues. However he's finding more issues with 5fu then oxi. Gets nauseous and hand and feet burn and [...]

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Apr 30, 2015 · @kimber · Help! So my husband who has stage 4 colon cancer was declared [...]

Help! So my husband who has stage 4 colon cancer was declared ned about 2 months ago. This past Saturday I rushed him to the Er with severe abdominal pain. He has an intestinal obstruction due to adhesions from when they removed tumor about a year ago and hipec. He [...]

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Aug 5, 2015 · @rdoucet · Rectal Cancer: NED, Dealing with Colostomy and Colonoscopy

My name is Rebecca. Last week I was told I am rectal cancer free. I have had the radiation, surgery, and chemotherapy. I have a permanent colostomy. MY question is I am schedules for a colonoscopy 5 May 2015. When I start doing the prep. I don't want to use

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Apr 9, 2015 · @olivia007 · What were some of your symptoms of colon cancer, before you got [...]

What were some of your symptoms of colon cancer, before you got tested? [...]

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Apr 28, 2015 · @sandeejane · Partner diagnosed with colon cancer with mets to liver and now hip [...]

Partner diagnosed with colon cancer with mets to liver and now hip bone. He has had a foot of his colon removed along with the colon tumour. A hepatic chemo pump installed at the same time the tumour was removed. We have been together for 4 years and over 50% [...]

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Mar 31, 2015 · @jc4me · A little confusing. Son diagnosed with stage 2 colon cancer but doc [...]

A little confusing. Son diagnosed with stage 2 colon cancer but doc said categorize as a 3 because tumor was sized as a T4. Had surgery and 5th round of chemo. Does any know if and when pet scan should be ordered. I heard 6 treatments in but no scan [...]

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Mar 27, 2015 · @awalldo · I have had my half my colon removed due to genetic flat [...]

I have had my half my colon removed due to genetic flat pollips, and they have redeveloped in less than one year. Does anybody have any knowledge about this?. [...]

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Jul 22, 2015 · @jimmya · I had a CT scan yesterday and they found a large pass [...]

I had a CT scan yesterday and they found a large pass in my colon at the rectosigmold junction and also lesions on my liver and nodules in my lungs. I have a colonoscopy tomorrow, but looks like stage IV colon cancer [...]

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