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Jul 31, 2015 · @mige · Just had turbt 2 weeks ago. Need colon resection on flat polyp. [...]

Just had turbt 2 weeks ago. Need colon resection on flat polyp. How long should I wait to do this. Thanks [...]

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Aug 3, 2015 · @dannydog1 · Hi I am new to the site colon cancer stage 4 I [...]

Hi I am new to the site colon cancer stage 4 I am 10chemo cycles down the line awaiting scan to check on any progress made forgot to sat mastitis in liver and lungs outlook not good. Any positive comments welcome [...]

Posted by @willnotgiveup, Jul 31, 2015

Hi Chocoholic – First, I like your name! Makes me smile and want to eat chocolate! LOL. I wanted to respond to your post because I think you might find my story encouraging. In 2009 I was diagnosed with Stage 4 colon cancer at age 44. And it is now […]

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Aug 15, 2015 · @gwiedner · Hello, I just found this group. I've just found out last week [...]

Hello, I just found this group. I've just found out last week that i have colon cancer and my dr is sending me to see Dr Haas in Houston, TX. He comes highly recommended by my dr, Dr. Vadva. I live in Groves, TX....Houston is about a 100 miles from [...]

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Aug 18, 2015 · @lisac61 · I am really just writing to talk to someone who is going [...]

I am really just writing to talk to someone who is going through the same thing I am. The first thing I should stay is that my sister has never had a major illness and has never taken a lot of medication. She had my niece that is the extent [...]

Posted by @carolcowan, Jul 28, 2015

Lisa,
I’m Carol, one of the moderators here. I have a sister who is 11 months older than me. They call that being “Irish twins”. We can finish each other’s sentences and are, underneath it all, best friends. I helped her through the death of her husband from liver cancer. […]

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Aug 11, 2015 · @katerose · Hi Newbie here. On a year long journey with stage 3 colon [...]

Hi Newbie here. On a year long journey with stage 3 colon rectal cancer Had radiation and chemo for 6 weeks then tumor removed and had to have permanent colostomy. One positive lymph node but no other spread. Now doc wants to do 12 wks of oxaplatin and xeloda I [...]

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Jul 31, 2015 · @kimber · Another obstructed bowel

Another obstructed bowel So we're now on round 2 of obstructed bowel. This time he may have to have surgery. His calcium and hemoglobin levels were both significantly elevated. This is on top of his increased cea levels. He was dehydrated from puking but not that much. Any similar stories? [...]

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Aug 3, 2015 · @deniselinnea · New to this group. 44 yrs old (single mom of 2 young [...]

New to this group. 44 yrs old (single mom of 2 young teens). Stage 4 Colon Cancer. Have undergone several surgeries this past March. Large tumor in colon removed... ended up w a colostomy bag. Metastasized to left lung & liver. Started chemo on June 8th. The drips are very [...]

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Jul 17, 2015 · @kimber · Cea levels

Cea levels My husbands cea levels have gone from 6 to 17 in one month. I know some people have levels in the hundreds but I'm wondering if this indicates that the cancer returned. He's been Ned for about 6 months and not a actively treating. He has colon cancer stage [...]

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Jul 8, 2015 · @marijo · Stage III Rectal Cancer: Follow up

It has been awhile since I read the entries and comments on this site. It is 2 1/2 years since my diagnosis for stage III rectal cancer. Since I am going in for a check up with my oncologist again this week, I wanted to see if there was anything

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Jul 6, 2015 · @mrsjudychin · Hello, I need help. I was diagnosed with colon cancer in 5/2013. [...]

Hello, I need help. I was diagnosed with colon cancer in 5/2013. I had 6 sessions of folfox quemo and had to get cancelled due to toxicity. After many complications, I'm still here fighting. Now I have an ampullary adenomatous polyp in the entrance of the pancreas. I live in [...]

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Jun 30, 2015 · @aprilsloan · I am writing for my father. He has stage 4 colon cancer [...]

I am writing for my father. He has stage 4 colon cancer and does not have a colonoscopy bag but does have an incision in his side where overflowing liquid comes out. He has developed an ulcer and gets extreme burning pain when liquid comes out. Is there anything that [...]

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Jun 20, 2015 · @willnotgiveup · Hi all, I don't know if you all know about this, but [...]

Hi all, I don't know if you all know about this, but Dana-Farber has a thing called "Giving Pages" It allows you to setup a fundraising page that tells your story and raise funds for DF. I created one specifically for all donations to go to fund research for [...]

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Jun 21, 2015 · @marialaura71 · Hello! My name is Maria Laura , I'm from Argentina and muy [...]

Hello! My name is Maria Laura , I'm from Argentina and muy husband, Eduardo,take colon cancer. Sorry to my english, its not the better. Eduardo's CEA is increasing and we dont Known whats else do ,he takes QT , twice in the month along a year ( FOLFOX 5+ Vectivix). [...]

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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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