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ovarian cancer stage 2c

balasiri12345
  • By balasiri12345 · Posted March 26, 2014
  • Discussion in OCNA news and information · 27 replies
  • i am suffering from a cancer ovarian stage 2c.if any one in the same stage i like to talk with ...

borderline ovarian cancer

Kasiora21
  • By Kasiora21 · Posted March 26, 2014
  • Discussion in Recurrence · 6 replies
  • Hello, I am glad I found this forum. Hopefully I will get some feed back from you guys. In 2006 I was diognosed with Stage IIIc borderline serous ovarian tumor. My doctor performed fertlility spering ...

capecitabine

shaffer
  • By shaffer · Posted March 26, 2014
  • Discussion in Side effects of treatment · 5 replies
  • Has anyone been on capecitabine? This is the medicine they want to try this time. I had been on taxol & carbo before surgery which the doctor felt didn't do anything except "keep it at bay". They sent ...

OCNA's 2014 Ovarian Cancer National Conference: Scholarships Available!

AnnieE1131
  • By AnnieE1131 · Posted March 26, 2014
  • Discussion in Ovarian Cancer National Conference · 10 replies
  • OCNA's Ovarian Cancer National Conference will be held in Washington DC from July 11-14. Join us to learn what’s new in the world of ovarian cancer, get tips for living with cancer and talk to your members ...

Worried

Collmvino
  • By Collmvino · Posted March 25, 2014
  • Journal · 8 replies
  • Mom was dx stage 4 ovarian cancer. had 6 rounds of chemo, debulking, and 6 rounds of more chemo..she had a cardiac event post op, and is now recovering from triple bypass surgery. She is weak, but moving ...

GCT

Sasha-Lisa
  • By Sasha-Lisa · Posted March 25, 2014
  • Discussion in Newly diagnosed · 18 replies
  • Hi, I've had 2 ultrasounds which after the second one my doc suggested surgery, but didn't give me complete detail of what she saw besides it looked kind of strange. A mass on my right ovary. I had the ...

Rejected from Olaparib trial

HGrecruit
  • By HGrecruit · Posted March 25, 2014
  • Discussion in Clinical trials · 5 replies
  • I was supposed to start a clinical trial of olaparib on Friday but just heard that I've been rejected because I had a blood transfusion recently. After my last round of chemo, my blood counts were low ...

Avastin causing nose bleeds

Nannygoat48
  • By Nannygoat48 · Posted March 25, 2014
  • Discussion in Side effects of treatment · 14 replies
  • Anyone out there taking Avastin for cancer and having a problem with the very common known side effect of nose bleeds? I am 9 weeks into my 18 weeks of treatment and would like to know if there is a known ...

Etoposide Oral or Hexalen Oral

pupyte
  • By pupyte · Posted March 25, 2014
  • Discussion in Treatment · 1 reply
  • Hi - I've been on Avastin for 5 rounds and it seemed to be working. Tumor shrunk way down but CA125's kept going up. Scans and Exploratory surgery didn't show anything new. Doctor is now thinking of putting ...

My wife

Dudewala63
  • By Dudewala63 · Posted March 25, 2014
  • Discussion in Side effects of treatment · 27 replies
  • My wife was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in Dec. since then she has had 3 chemo treatments.My wife is not at all the same wants to sleep and has a hard time eating.Luckily I was able to retire two weeks ...

New discovery finds treatment to kill any cancer

wobitz
  • By wobitz · Posted March 25, 2014
  • Discussion in Good news · 43 replies
  • http://nypost.com/2013/03/27/one-drug-to -rule-them-all-researchers-find-treatmen t-that-kills-every-kind-of-cancer-tumor/ This could be the one we have all been waiting for. My fingers are crossed that ...

Why is my body hair longer than the hair on my head?

Murdy3
  • By Murdy3 · Posted March 25, 2014
  • Journal · 6 replies
  • I remember reading here that sometimes body hair doesn't grow back. I was so excited. I have a lot of body hair. Kids used to call me George of the Jungle and removing my body hair has always been a full ...

4 vs. 6 rounds of Taxol/Carbo for serous

Mes1103
  • By Mes1103 · Posted March 25, 2014
  • Discussion in Treatment · 23 replies
  • I had my fourth round of chemo last Friday and am really struggling. Nausea gets worse with each round (as expected), but is not well-controlled with any of the meds my GYN-ONC prescribed. No vomiting ...

small cell carcinoma of the ovary, hypercalcemic type, also known as SCCOHT

2baware
  • By 2baware · Posted March 25, 2014
  • Discussion in Research · 0 replies
  • http://medicalxpress.com/news/2014-03-ge netic-rare-ovarian-cancer.html Study discovers genetic cause of rare type of ovarian cancer......really interesting article on ovca in younger patients ...

CA-125 remains low!

Bette47
  • By Bette47 · Posted March 25, 2014
  • Discussion in Good news · 14 replies
  • I don't post often but I read about and pray for each one of you, Sisters! And I had to share my good news with folks who understand: I completed chemo 3 years ago on St. Patrick's Day and have just learned ...

Laparoscopic post-op effects

abagtha
  • By abagtha · Posted March 25, 2014
  • Discussion in Side effects of treatment · 1 reply
  • Hi All, I am actually reposting my condition with a different title!!! It is about 6 months now since I have undergone two laparoscopic surgeries within a week’s time for treating a Serous Borderline ...

Just say'in

Christi38305
  • By Christi38305 · Posted March 24, 2014
  • Discussion in Caregivers and family members · 11 replies
  • These past two weeks are a blurred bad dream......I think, no...I thought, no...well the truth is I don't know what to make of the best news anyone of us is striving to hear from our oncologist.....yes ...

OVBRAN- Ovarian cancer

OVBRAN
  • By OVBRAN · Posted March 24, 2014
  • Discussion in Recurrence · 2 replies
  • My wife has been on daily cyclophosmanide for her 3rd recurrence of ovarian cancer. This is after receiving carboplatin/Taxol for first line.The on first recurrence again carboplatin/Taxol until developing ...

Why Am I so Bitter at My Mom, Her Cancer & Her MD?

fahy
  • By fahy · Posted March 24, 2014
  • Discussion in Caregivers and family members · 33 replies
  • So stage 4, 27 treatments in & her numbers are rising, she's losing her appetite, losing weight & as hopeful as ever! "My doctor tell's me I have lots of options if this treatment doesn't work", My mom ...

Family Visit

SeeGirlLive
  • By SeeGirlLive · Posted March 24, 2014
  • Journal · 26 replies
  • My sister came to visit and she brought my little niece. I love that little girl so much! My sister and I are really close. It was a good visit, I just wish I would have had more energy so that I could ...

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