07/08 DX PTCL-NOS, 50+ tumors + BMI
08/08-12/08 Four cycles CHOEP14 + four cycles GND
03/09-06/13 Romidepsin. NED for 64 twenty-eight day cycles
07/13 Relapse/Suspected Mutation.
08/13-02/14 Romidepsin increased, but stopped due to ineffectiveness. Watch & Wait.
09/14 Relapse. Visible cervical nodes appear within 4 days of being checked.
10/06/14 One cycle Belinostat. Discontinued to enter clinical trial of Alisertib.
10/25/14 Trial of Alisertib/Failed.
01/12/15 Belinostat resumed/Failed 02/23/15
02/24/15 Pralatrexate/Failed 04/17/15
04/15 Genomic profiling reveals that cancer has mutated into at least two types (PTCL-NOS + AITL).
04/22/15 TREC (Bendamustine, Etoposide, Carboplatin) started. Full response in two cycles, followed by third cycle. PET/CT both clear.
06/15-07/15 Haploidentical transplant preparation (a lot more than it sounds like).
07/17/15 Transplant receiving my son's peripheral blood stem cells.
07/21-22/15 High dose Cytoxan.
07/23-08/03/15 Blood nose dive. Zero white cells. Hospitalized two weeks.
08/04/15 Engraftment official - released from hospital.
08/13/15 Marrow is 100% donor cells. Platelets climbing steadily.
"What is faith? It is that which gives substance to our hopes, which convinces us of things we cannot see"