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... ileostomy reversal. I am 31 with Stage IIIC Rectal Cancer. The tumor was so low, they had to conduct miracle surgery to save my rectum. ... (8 replies)
... Leucovorin. It has been used in trials and found very effective for advanced hard to treat colon cancers. ... (16 replies)
... op chemo ahead. ... (5 replies)

... op chemo and radiation. I have a dual port catheter implanted in my chest before receiving any chemo to receive the cocktail they will give me. ... (5 replies)
... to have you on board...we are here to help each other and I find it such a support. Mind you, I also get anxious and have posted to another board as well asking for information on treatment for stage 111 rectal cancer. There are differing views form patients on different treatment regimes and I find it quite confusing... ... (25 replies)
... Hi Alison I seem to recall reading last year some kind of debate over whether the oxaliplatin should be given for stage 111 (maybe 1 & 11 instead of surgery) as a front line treatment in the UK. I cannot remember whether any decision was made. (brain a bit foggy today). (6 replies)
... My husband too, like Ktee's had surgery first. They did consider giving him radiotherapy and chemo first but were concerned about blockage. His cancer had invaded several lymph nodes but had not spread to liver or lungs. Mine is on 5FU and leukovorin for six months and had five weeks of radiotherapy. ... (6 replies)
... Leucovorin and at first was on a five day a week regimen with two weeks off in between...he has stage 111 rectal cancer. His first cycles gave him diarrhoea but only for a couple of hours as he took imodium. He also had some stomach cramps but again just transient. ... (25 replies)
Chemo day one.
Feb 16, 2004
... My husband had chemo and radiation together for 6 weeks ending Dec. 24, 2003. ... (6 replies)
... year old man to mess himself. During chemo diarrhea is common. Diarrhea can also sometimes be quite lightweight and feel like gas in the pouch. ... (6 replies)
... I have colon cancer so I guess it is different but I do have a colostomy. I've had mine for over a year now. I'll try to answer some of your questions on my experience. ... (6 replies)
... This tended to wear off a few days after chemo stopped but the cumulative effect meant that the tingles lasted a bit longer each time. After stopping chemo completely he was back to normal within a few weeks although i have heard that it can take a lot longer. ... (20 replies)
... I find myself having thoughts of "I wish it were just all over." Then I hate myself for thinking that for a minute. ... (7 replies)
... I wrote once before in regards to my Dad having been diagnosed with rectal cancer a few weeks ago. He is starting his 3rd week of radiation and chemo tomorrow in preparation for his surgery. ... (1 replies)
Rectal cancer
Oct 16, 2002
... I have been diagnosed with cancer in the lower part of the rectum. ... (2 replies)
... I have never posted to any message board, so this will be my first post. I was recently diagnosed with rectal cancer. It is a 3 cm mass about 10 cm into the rectum. The initial MRI and CT scan that I had done staged it at T2N0 or T2N1. ... (1 replies)
... We are in very similar situations. My husband is 39 and was diagnosed with stage 3c rectal cancer two months ago. ... (5 replies)
... ng to find a way of eating so I could lessen my bowel issues, accidents and pain. I have tried low residue, high fiber, vegetarian, so on and so on. All worked for a short time but then my bowels would rebel. So today, I am starting an elimination and reintroducing diet to truely find what I can safely eat. ... (9 replies)
Ileostomy reversal
Jul 11, 2010
... Thanks for your insight, and God bless. ... (20 replies)
... My 66 year old father has been through so much in this past year and I really need to try to find him some relief. He was dx with stage 3 rectal cancer in March 09. He underwent radiation and chemo until the middle of May when my brother was killed in a motorcycle accident. ... (0 replies)


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