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by kimmac
Wed Oct 24, 2018 9:02 am
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Diagnosed too late for treatment
Replies: 17
Views: 7866

Re: Diagnosed too late for treatment

Hi everyone just an update to let you know that hubby sadly passed away on 6th October. Thank you to everyone for your messages of support and guidance and thinking of all those impacted by this terrible disease. Sending virtual hugs to you all xxx
by kimmac
Mon Jul 30, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Diagnosed too late for treatment
Replies: 17
Views: 7866

Re: Diagnosed too late for treatment

Hi All a quick update on hubby. He was able to come home from the hospice but it is not quite what he expected as he has been so exhausted that he spends most of the day sleeping. He also has a leak where the stitches were removed after the permanent drain procedure which is not helping. I am worrie...
by kimmac
Sat Jul 14, 2018 1:54 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Diagnosed too late for treatment
Replies: 17
Views: 7866

Re: Diagnosed too late for treatment

Thank you all for your responses to my post. Hubby has now had the permanent drain put in and had a further 7 litres of fluid drained from his stomach yesterday. We are hoping that he will be well enough to go home soon and at least spend the summer holidays at home with the kids and I. Will keep yo...
by kimmac
Sun Jul 08, 2018 1:22 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Diagnosed too late for treatment
Replies: 17
Views: 7866

Re: Diagnosed too late for treatment

Hi V and thank you for your response. Sorry to hear about what your husband went through. Really is a horrible disease! I will contact the nurses during the course of next week. We have been open and honest with the kids and I have arranged counselling for them through the hospice. Looks like my hub...
by kimmac
Sat Jul 07, 2018 8:59 am
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Diagnosed too late for treatment
Replies: 17
Views: 7866

Diagnosed too late for treatment

Hi All this is my first post. My husband was diagnosed with a 5 cm cancerous tumour on the head of his pancreas in April. The tumour was not operable due to size and location as was sitting on major blood vessels. By his 2nd oncologist appointment in May he had already deteriorated noticeably, had d...

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