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by Steve983
Thu Jan 12, 2012 5:40 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: My Dad
Replies: 67
Views: 32738

Re: My Dad

Thanks Rachel for more positive vibes. We have been told its a half hour infusion too but that he will have it for every week for 7 weeks then one week off, I guess we'll find out more at the 'info' session.
by Steve983
Wed Jan 11, 2012 6:35 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: My Dad
Replies: 67
Views: 32738

Re: My Dad

Thanks so much for your reply Laura, that is very encouraging, I wish you and your husband the very best of luck with your scan next month.
Thanks again
Steve
by Steve983
Wed Jan 11, 2012 12:51 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: My Dad
Replies: 67
Views: 32738

Re: My Dad

I'm pleased to say the meeting with the Oncologist went quite well yesterday and we got to see the Dietician straight afterwards too who was very helpful. On the plus side the doctor said that Dad was well enough for chemo but stressed that only a small % patients cancer shrinks after having the tre...
by Steve983
Sun Jan 08, 2012 10:54 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: My Dad
Replies: 67
Views: 32738

Re: My Dad

Thank you Laura & Nicki too, lots of very helpful and encouraging tips there. I now feel prepared and will be armed with info and questions ready for the meeting with the Oncologist. I'm going over to see Dad now, going to get him to write down a full list of his symptoms - we don't want to miss any.
by Steve983
Wed Jan 04, 2012 6:33 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: My Dad
Replies: 67
Views: 32738

Re: My Dad

Thanks so much CFF and Rachel for all your words, you have both made me feel a lot more optimistic :)

I'll report back next week when we have more news.
by Steve983
Wed Jan 04, 2012 1:00 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: My Dad
Replies: 67
Views: 32738

My Dad

Hello all, I'm new here and am very grateful for this site which has lots of information. My Dad who is 76 has recently been diagnosed with PC and has been told it is inoperable because of the position on the pancreas. Although only diagnosed just before Xmas he had been going downhill for quite a f...

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