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    One of the oddities with low number but serious...

    One of the oddities with low number but serious possibles AML combinational situations is that you hardly know to bet where your house numbers from. ', for example know a woman who has significicant...
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    Effeects of stress on victims to AML, and coping...

    Effeects of stress on victims to AML, and coping mrchanisisms seen in their own behavior mechanisms in unique situations. Just had something odd to me personally in a number of ways. I was getting...
  3. "The old" cancer is poisionious , and the more...

    "The old" cancer is poisionious , and the more you take the quicker you die theory. I believe the name of the of this particular paradignm is Schrodinger's Pelican....
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    Spot on about the nurses. PTSD all over the place...

    Spot on about the nurses. PTSD all over the place on late evening shifts, and I did''t make that connection until just now. Worst institutionalized hellhole I've ever seen in my life, and this is a...
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    Probably the worst of it is that there is no...

    Probably the worst of it is that there is no consistency of behavior from the patient's side and this can make it extremely hard on the whole family. There is one final step down for the patients...
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    While I thought I would start with cryptic reply,...

    While I thought I would start with cryptic reply, considering my absence, it was more or less of a trivial place holder that had no information. At the time I simply had no way of describing what I...
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    There remains a fair mount of discussion over my...

    There remains a fair mount of discussion over my fate, and one story mentions that things looked pretty grim after my last communication as my AML Mutated into some sort of Chimera and could...
  8. BAY: Yeah you should be grateful!! Instead of...

    BAY: Yeah you should be grateful!! Instead of anguishing about how bad it could be/is going to be, you get your head straight about the whole thing and say AH FUGEADAHIT! It is the ultimate folly...
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    Well, I am a little confused. If you have NEVER...

    Well, I am a little confused. If you have NEVER used Google to look up health symptoms, then WHERE have you been looking to come up with fears like cancer at the base of your tongue??
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    Based on my experience with CT scans, they are...

    Based on my experience with CT scans, they are very precise diagnostic imaging, so the answer is "No, CT scans don't easily miss anything! As such, it would appear that you have pretty substantial...
  11. Okay - seeing as this product has the most...

    Okay - seeing as this product has the most unlikely name I've seen in a while with no info, I Googled it and it's the real deal from the look of it.: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28405498# ...
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    Well, it is 1/19 (Friday) and I am back home, and...

    Well, it is 1/19 (Friday) and I am back home, and frankly feeling a bit grateful to still be here with what is going on in Louisiana. I went into the main Ochsner hospital in downtown NOLA on 1/14,...
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    Well, I am BACK in the hospital after just one...

    Well, I am BACK in the hospital after just one day out, buy being caught in the downward spiral of getting weaker due to my AML, I really had no place to go. This stuff starts to get scary when you...
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    Dear Marqwert: First off, no one here is a...

    Dear Marqwert: First off, no one here is a doctor, so we cannot help you figure out what, if anything you have. I can tell you that you DO have health anxiety, because jumping all the way to cancer...
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    HAH!! I spent Thursday 1/11 and Friday 1/12 back...

    HAH!! I spent Thursday 1/11 and Friday 1/12 back in the local County Hospital with the same nausea and the runs, because I couldn't even keep pills down! Right now the place is chock full, and I was...
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    Dear Johnny: What kinds of chemo have you been...

    Dear Johnny: What kinds of chemo have you been through? Also, just for the heck of it, what kinds of mutations does your AML have??
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    Dear Em123: To answer your question, yes, it...

    Dear Em123: To answer your question, yes, it seems very out of place to be diagnosed with AML and then have the doctors twiddle their thumbs. I re-read your post, and then I saw the answer to my...
  18. There are two things you can try: One is...

    There are two things you can try: One is azacitidine injections 3x per day for 5 days with a shot of neulasta the next Monday.. You repeat this every 4th calendar week. It kept me in pretty good...
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    What state and city does your father live in??

    What state and city does your father live in??
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    See?? It wasn't cancer after all! I admit that...

    See?? It wasn't cancer after all! I admit that petechiae and Pyrenees both begin with the letter "P", but there's a big difference between an insidious rash or cancer and a whole sofa full of love!!
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    Well, went to my oncologist today, and the blood...

    Well, went to my oncologist today, and the blood draw was at 9:00 AM and the meeting was at 10. The last 4 days I have been making an active effort to get out of bed and do things, and NOT to go...
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    Dear abeucher: Hello, I am a leukemia survivor,...

    Dear abeucher: Hello, I am a leukemia survivor, and my signature gives you the stats on my AML, which I didn't even know I had at the time. Your husband has had a real up and down roller coaster...
  23. Congratulations!! I must admit that I had never...

    Congratulations!! I must admit that I had never really read your signature top to bottom and tried to grasp "The Full Catastrophe of (your) Life", but after working through it, this latest news is...
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    30??? :shock::roll: You're going to have to wait...

    30??? :shock::roll: You're going to have to wait until the year 2045 before you are even close to AML age, and AML is a rather rare disease even then. At age 30 you'd have better odds of buying a...
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    Dear Roltu: First off stay, away from Doctor...

    Dear Roltu: First off stay, away from Doctor Google, and don't go trying to figure out what you may have, especially with leukemia. You could have high or low WBC counts, and either one could...
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