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by lts
Mon Mar 28, 2011 8:07 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Some Good News for once :)
Replies: 2
Views: 2549

Some Good News for once :)

Heya just thought I would let you know that my dad has finished his 6 months of chemo and his latest scan has shown that the tumour in his pancreas and liver has shrunk :) :) I thought I would share this wonderful news with everyone to hopefully show that there is hope and good results can occur wit...
by lts
Wed Feb 09, 2011 6:15 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: dad finishes chemo shortly, what happens next?
Replies: 4
Views: 3435

dad finishes chemo shortly, what happens next?

Heya my dad is doing ok at the moment. The last chemo session he had knocked him for six but he is starting to feel better now. He only has 3 sessions left but he is looking forward to it finishing. He says he hates getting it now. He hates going up to the hospital, he hates getting needles now as s...
by lts
Thu Jan 20, 2011 11:25 am
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: New to Board
Replies: 17
Views: 9796

Re: New to Board

Thanks to everyone for their informative replies. When my dad first started his chemo, he was on steroids but was advised to slowly wean himself off them. It was once he came off them he started to notice the side effects of the chemo. He is also on Creon which is I think the enzyme replacement you ...
by lts
Thu Jan 13, 2011 8:23 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: New to Board
Replies: 17
Views: 9796

New to Board

I have been a lurker on this board since the beginning of September, when our world came crashing down when my dad was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer that had spread to his liver. Cancer is a scary word and you never think it would happen to your family. My Dad had been ill for a few weeks and was...

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