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PET Scan results on mom

AngelBoBaby
  • By AngelBoBaby · Posted January 26, 2010
  • In Lung Cancer Survivors · 4 replies
  • We got the results of my mom's PET scan and it showed some activity in her liver. No spreading, lung & bone stable :) (carbo/taxol/avastin took care of the lung tumor, which is next to gone) She will ...

Can someone help with blood test info?

AngelBoBaby
  • By AngelBoBaby · Posted January 22, 2010
  • In Lung Cancer Survivors · 8 replies
  • Hi everyone. I am curious what the blood test is that shows levels for lung cancer activity? Let me explain. My mom has been having issues since stopping chemo (taxo/carbo/avastin) on 12/22/09. Her scans ...

I am desperate... Please help!

AngelBoBaby
  • By AngelBoBaby · Posted January 16, 2010
  • In Lung Cancer Survivors · 5 replies
  • Hi everyone, It's been quite a while since I've posted regarding my mom. I will try to make this as brief as possible. After 6 of her 8 rounds of taxol/carbo/avastin her latest scan revealed, primary ...

chemo related anemia??

AngelBoBaby
  • By AngelBoBaby · Posted December 2, 2009
  • In Lung Cancer Survivors · 6 replies
  • My mom was scheduled for her 6th treatment yesterday only to find out it was delayed 1 week due to chemo related anemia. They gave her a shot of aranesp. I am curious to know if anyone has taken this ...

I just need to vent... I am so mad!

AngelBoBaby
  • By AngelBoBaby · Posted November 5, 2009
  • In Lung Cancer Survivors · 29 replies
  • I am just so tired of the ignorance of people when it comes to lung cancer. I am absolutely at my wits end. To make a long story short, a message was written by a family member about hating cigarettes ...

Scan results & question

AngelBoBaby
  • By AngelBoBaby · Posted October 20, 2009
  • In Lung Cancer Survivors · 3 replies
  • Hi everyone, thank you so much for all your responses and prayers. The results said the primary tumor shrunk, no progression, stable, all organs perfectly functioning, bone mets have no nerve involvement ...

1st Scan results tomorrow... scared!!!

AngelBoBaby
  • By AngelBoBaby · Posted October 19, 2009
  • In Lung Cancer Survivors · 4 replies
  • Hi everyone, tomorrow we get the results from my mom's scans. She had 3 rounds and now they are going to "restage" her and see if it's helping. She gets the results of bone MRI and Chest CT scans. For ...

Chemo question

AngelBoBaby
  • By AngelBoBaby · Posted October 7, 2009
  • In Lung Cancer Survivors · 7 replies
  • Hi everyone. My mom just had her 3rd treatment (taxol/carbo/avastin/zometa, with neulasta the day after) a week ago Tuesday and she is very fatigued and weak. The previous 2 treatments she was feeling ...

could this be a chemo reaction?

AngelBoBaby
  • By AngelBoBaby · Posted September 25, 2009
  • In Lung Cancer Survivors · 5 replies
  • Hi everyone, I am curious if this has happened to anyone else, and what is causing this. My mom seems to be pulling muscles left and right, first groin muscle (the pain was pretty bad) took 3 wks to heal ...

MRI of Bone vs. bone scan???

AngelBoBaby
  • By AngelBoBaby · Posted September 9, 2009
  • In Lung Cancer Survivors · 6 replies
  • My mom had her 2nd round of chemo yesterday, did great. Spoke to the Onc. dr beforehand and he said after the 3rd treatment she will get a CT scan of chest to "restage". But said he wants to give her ...

Can we take this as a good sign?

AngelBoBaby
  • By AngelBoBaby · Posted September 7, 2009
  • In Lung Cancer Survivors · 5 replies
  • Hi everyone. I am curious if this is a good sign. My mom has only had 1 treatment so far (taxal/carbo/avastin/zometa) and she is doing excellent. Her coughing is down to a minimum, with a lot less phlegm ...

I spoke too soon....

AngelBoBaby
  • By AngelBoBaby · Posted September 1, 2009
  • In Lung Cancer Survivors · 20 replies
  • Yesterday I posted that my mom 13 days after 1st treatment still had her hair. She woke up this a.m. with hair coming out. Now I need to know where to get head coverings besides the internet. I mean I ...

Introduction...

AngelBoBaby
  • By AngelBoBaby · Posted August 31, 2009
  • In Lung Cancer Survivors · 9 replies
  • Hi everyone, I wanted to introduce myself and give a little background. I first want to thank all of you for such a wonderful place to come and get support. Our story: My mom who is 64 was dx'd June 08 ...

New with question

AngelBoBaby
  • By AngelBoBaby · Posted August 31, 2009
  • In Lung Cancer Survivors · 10 replies
  • Hi everyone, this is my 1st post on this site, and needed to ask a question. My mom was dx'd on june 28, 09 with non-small cell in right upper lung with mets to liver, lymph node, and spine. About 5 days ...

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