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2 years 2 months ago #54920 by dieseldoc
Anita. I am sorry to here this news. I'll be praying for both of you. And tell Doug to get over this so you to can move on!!

T1,NO,MO battling bladder cancer since 2005

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2 years 3 months ago #54851 by DougG
Doug had the first 5 minute radiation treatment today. He almost fell asleep on the table and was surprised when they said -- we are done for today. Wish I could be that relaxed!!

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2 years 3 months ago #54837 by Alan
Good to read about good news.

DX 5/6/2008 TAG3 papillary tumor .5 CM in size. 2 TURBS followed by 6 instillations of BCG weekly with a second round of 6 after a 6 week wait.
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2 years 3 months ago #54834 by CatherineH
I’ve been watching for your update. That’s great news on Doug‘s cysto. Hoping for more good news from his treatments. ❤️

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TURBT 1/21/10 at age 55
Dx: T2aN0M0 Primary Bladder Adenocarcinoma
Partial Cystectomy 2/25/10
Vanderbilt Medical Center
Nashville, TN
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2 years 3 months ago - 2 years 3 months ago #54832 by DougG
Doug has an X in the middle of his chest and one under each arm for "markers" so they will know where to point the radiation (this is all in layman's terms). Of course, you have to wash under your arms, so I am going over the X's with a Sharpie each day. His treatments will start next Monday and will only be 5 minutes each; he will receive 5.

Oh - and his scope went well. No tumors in the bladder.

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2 years 3 months ago - 2 years 3 months ago #54820 by Sean T
That is good that you are feeling good about everything. I'v been following your guys for two years now and it was a shock to read the first post.

08/16/16 - TURBT - 1 tumor, T1HG, 7.5 cm x 7.5 cm x 1.8 cm, non-invasive papillary.
BCG treatments (15 rounds total - last March, 2018). As of latest cysto, Dec 10, 2019 - cancer free!

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