Dx 07/2008 Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma - Not Otherwise Specified, stage 4B.
"Innumerable" tumors above/below diaphragm + Bone Marrow Involvement.
4 cycles CHOP+Etoposide plus 4 cycles GND.
NED at mid-point and completion of chemo 12/2008.
Scheduled for palliative care.
Clinical trial of Romidepsin 03/2009. CR, remained NED for 56 (28 day) cycles.
Possible relapse 07/2013.
08/2013 "re-induction" therapy of Romidepsin.
Mixed results on 11/01/2013 scans.
Treatment stopped 03/03/2014.
02/10/14 Core needle biopsy indicates either no lymphoma or possible mutation into AngioImmunoblastic T-Cell Lymphoma(?)
03/17/14 Excisional biopsy finds no evidence of lymphoma.
CT scans 04/24/14 reveal that nodes and spleen have reduced 60%, apparently on their own.
Officially on W&W, as odd as that sounds.
"Now, faith is the substance of things to be hoped for, the evidence of things that are not seen" Hebrews 11:1