A website to provide support for people who have or have had any type of cancer, for their caregivers and for their family members.
Page 91 of 91 FirstFirst ... 4181899091
Results 901 to 902 of 902

Thread: One haploidentical transplant experience (ongoing)

  1. #901
    Administrator Top User Kermica's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2009
    Posts
    6,575
    the decision is that I need not report back to long-term follow-up until next year at this time. I will still be under the care of my hematologist, but for more routine issues.
    I think this sounds like outstanding news, POGuy! As someone who has six appointments in the next three weeks, I envy you, my friend. As someone who is at least somewhat familiar with all you have been through to get to this day, not so much - but I'm still very happy to hear of this milestone.

    Congratulations and good health!

    kermica

  2. #902
    Super Moderator Top User Baz10's Avatar
    Join Date
    May 2011
    Posts
    5,413
    This made my day po.
    Great news
    Barry
    Diagnosed stage 3 March 011
    Radical resection April 011
    Restaged 2b April 011.
    12/09 Colonoscopy clear but picked up hospital infection.
    Aorta & femoral arteries occluded.
    Clot buster drugs put me in ICU with internal bleeding. 9 blood units later they got it under control.
    Aortobifemoral surgery 5th May. yughh.
    PET scan indicates clear
    DEXA bone scan clear
    13/5 CT showed "unknown" but no concern from docs.
    Inguinal lymph nodes and severe groin pain.
    Ultrasound and MRI show no nasties. Pheww
    Groin pain and enlarged lymph nodes still there.
    October -still the same pains but under semi control.
    Additional chest CT scan ordered for 11th November prior to surgery.
    Sinus surgery done and dusted.
    July 2014 PSA at 5.10. 2months of antibiotics in case of UTI, jan 2015 PSA at 7.20, 23/08 now 8.2, current 8.1
    Prostate Cancer confirmed Gleason 3+Marginal 4.
    Active surveillance continues.
    PET CT Aug 2017 indicated lung nodule changes
    CT Guided biopsy 7/09
    November 1 Vats Wedge section pathology Glomulated previous infection
    no Cancer.

    Not all's rosy in the garden, but see following.
    Stop grumbling Baz, your still alive and kicking so far.
    Age and illness doesn't define who we are, but more what we are able to do.
    Motto
    Do what I love doing, when I can until I can't.
    and dodging bullets in the meanwhile, too many bullets at moment.

 

Similar Threads

  1. What symptoms did you or your loved-one experience?
    By EchoOfTheShell in forum Pancreatic Cancer Forum
    Replies: 9
    Last Post: 08-03-2012, 05:53 PM
  2. Any experience or advice about liver transplant?
    By Chit85 in forum Liver Cancer Forum
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: 01-11-2012, 03:40 PM
  3. Replies: 5
    Last Post: 07-10-2011, 02:24 PM
  4. One year and one month ago I found out I have colon cancer
    By topazil in forum Colon Cancer and Rectal Cancer Forum
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: 09-03-2009, 03:06 AM

Tags for this Thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •