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by Veema
Tue Jul 26, 2016 6:18 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: New member...
Replies: 22
Views: 16957

Re: New member...

We're going to France with the caravan, so driving...not even going on a plane.
by Veema
Tue Jul 26, 2016 2:01 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: New member...
Replies: 22
Views: 16957

Re: New member...

Dandygal76 wrote: > If you can get hold of the scan and send to it prof Nanoknife PA (you can > find it easily online) and the prof took a look at dads and came back > within a day to tell us he was suitable and to book a consultation. It was > that easy to find out and I am unsure how many would be...
by Veema
Tue Jul 26, 2016 8:57 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: New member...
Replies: 22
Views: 16957

Re: New member...

He had the scan before he finished the folforinox...he was due to start the next cycle of 6 last thursday, but they cancelled that because they wanted to talk to us about the scan result...so we stewed on it all weekend...so the last folforinox he had was 7th July, we should have had last thursdays ...
by Veema
Tue Jul 26, 2016 8:29 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: New member...
Replies: 22
Views: 16957

Re: New member...

Dandygal76 wrote: > Hi Veema, sorry you are both going through this. If you can afford some > private treatment then you could look to have ablation of the spots on the > lungs which is much more effective whilst the are small. This could work > in conjuction with second line chemo. Also, if you loo...
by Veema
Tue Jul 26, 2016 8:24 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: New member...
Replies: 22
Views: 16957

Re: New member...

My thoughts exactly...we both said lets get on with it as soon as we're back, but they want to see how fast it's progressing...but what if it then progresses too much??? But in reality, it's only another 2 weeks, so hopefully that won't make too much difference and the spots are so tiny they wouldn'...
by Veema
Mon Jul 25, 2016 10:10 pm
Forum: Patient Experience Forum
Topic: Recently diagnosed, operable
Replies: 30
Views: 28703

Re: Recently diagnosed, operable

Absolutely can't fault the NHS with my husband's treatment. His was initially inoperable, but all the tests, scans, ultrasound and stent fitted were done within 2 or 3 weeks. When he eventually did get the whipples (after some chemo), he made a fantastic recovery and the surgery itself has never bot...
by Veema
Mon Jul 25, 2016 10:05 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: New member...
Replies: 22
Views: 16957

Re: New member...

Me again... Wow...such a lot has happened since that first (and only) post...lots of ups and downs. He had those first 6 cycles of folforinox and they did indeed shrink the tumour sufficiently to make it operable. He had the whipples op in April 2015 and made a totally remarkable recovery...was home...
by Veema
Mon Feb 02, 2015 9:47 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: New member...
Replies: 22
Views: 16957

New member...

Hi all My husband was diagnosed at the end of November with a currently inoperable pancreatic cancer. It was still contained in the pancreas, but was pushing up against the blood vessel that feeds the bowel, so the surgeon wasn't hopeful that she could get it all out. So, the plan is to have 6 cycle...

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