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How to Donate

Annie81649
  • By Annie81649 · Posted January 9, 2012
  • In Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network · 19 replies
  • I have only posted here once or twice and have not posted in a long time. My husband lost his battle with bladder cancer on Dec. 26th, only 6 months from diagnosis. I have to say that this is a nasty ...

City of Hope

Annie81649
  • By Annie81649 · Posted October 28, 2011
  • In Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network · 14 replies
  • We have an appt. on Tuesday at City of Hope in Duarte, CA. We are hoping that they can give us some ray of hope that my husband can be around for awhile. Things are not looking good presently. He is having ...

Tumor Still Present - TURB and TURP Scheduled

Annie81649
  • By Annie81649 · Posted October 20, 2011
  • In Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network · 4 replies
  • Hello to all of you wonderful people on BCAN. Reading some of the posts makes me feel less alone. My huband has BC with mets to bones. We have finished treatments (cisplatin/gemzar) and are now waiting ...

A Few Concerns

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  • By Annie81649 · Posted October 10, 2011
  • In Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network · 3 replies
  • I have a few concerns and need some advice. After my husband's latest scan, the cancer in the pelvic lymph nodes is gone but because the scan cannot detect whether the areas in the bones that light up ...

Good News after Scan

Annie81649
  • By Annie81649 · Posted October 7, 2011
  • In Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network · 10 replies
  • Hi - I haven't posted in awhile. My husband has Metastatic BC and finished his treatment about 3 weeks ago. He had his first scan after the treatment today and we got some encouraging news. The cancer ...

Question About RC After Chemo

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  • By Annie81649 · Posted September 2, 2011
  • In Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network · 5 replies
  • My husband is on his 3rd round of chemo (Cisplatin/Gemzar). He has metastasis to his bones and still has his bladder. At the time of his diagnosis, before we know if the cancer had spread or not, his ...

Are we doing the right thing?

Annie81649
  • By Annie81649 · Posted August 23, 2011
  • In Bladder Cancer Advocacy Network · 13 replies
  • My husband Bob was diagnosed with Stage IV BC in June. It had already spread to pelvic lymph nodes and also several bones, including his spine, 2 ribs, scapula and his pelvic bone. He had no symptoms ...

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