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... today I learned he may also have spots on his lungs. What is happening? ... (42 replies)
... Re my father, he had had a CT scan back in August I belive, and he was told not to worry about these spots, they would monitor them. He is on so many meds that perhaps the spots were due to them. ... (42 replies)
... anyways, they also concluded just from my dad's CT scans that his tumors were malignant. ... (42 replies)

... years and now we just learned that a recent Ct scan showed spots on his liver which they conclude are cancerous and need to be removed. ... (42 replies)
... Thank you for the reply. I had a colonoscopy in 2001 which revealed 2 benign polyps. The swelling and gaining weight has me concerned because I had lost 7 lbs on my last dr. ... (3 replies)
... It could be ascites, which is basically fluid accumulating in areas. Spots on the liver don't always mean cancer. It sounds like you are having problems with constiptation. I wish you the best of luck and let us know what you find out. ... (3 replies)
... even though the stools are not hard, it's nearly impossible to go. Other times I have pencil small stools. The thing is... I gain weight and am swelling. A CT scan last week showed spots on my liver. I'm scheduled for a colonoscopy soon... and another scan of my liver. ... (3 replies)
... Sorry to hear about your situation. I am 39 yrs old an was diagnosed oct '07 with bowel cancer. Had operation but too late, now has gone to liver, lung, bone. I am now in final stages, given about 2 weeks? I lost alot of weight over the last year but in the last week have gained 9.5kg. Am confused as thought I had longer and all happening very suddenly. I wish you the best of... (3 replies)
... Hi everyone, I haven't posted on these boards in a while. My wife was diagnosed June 2006 with rectal cancer. CT was done which showed a spot on her lung but the Oncologist agreed they were going to just watch that site. ... (3 replies)
... Hi , I know that I dont post much ,but I do read daily . I appreciate everything that I have learned about colon cancer from everyone on this board. Well it has been one year since my son was dx with stage III colon cancer. ... (1 replies)
... The 2nd op doc saw the CT scan, not the PET or the endorectal ultrasound. ... (27 replies)
... y does. I was scared before of loosing my dad, but know I am really scared, I don't see much hope anymore, it's still in his lymph nodes and it's already hit the liver at two stops...Does anyone know anyone that made it through all this? ... (4 replies)
... rate the chemo well and had lost down to 92 pounds, so they went ahead and did surgery. After removing the tumor in the colon, they tried to burn off the tumers on my liver. One was too close to the arty for them to do. The surgery was in July so we did not start treament again until September. ... (8 replies)
... Husband diagnosed with stage 4 bowel cancer 18 months ago age 44. He had anterior bowel resection. we were then told the mets to liver were inoperable but they would give him chemo. ... (4 replies)
... that my mom has colon cancer.Shes only 57 and had no symptoms, other than being a little tired. A day or two after the colon test they done a CT scan and told us that it had spread to her liver. ... (4 replies)
CEA numbers
Aug 16, 2004
... liver that showed up on the CT scan were not malignant but he of course did a PET scan and that showed they are not malignant. So the CEA was useful but not conclusive. ... (8 replies)
... Dear Stage IV Survivor: What about a PET Scan to determine if the spots are really cancer--or spots, scar tissue, shadows, etc.? A PET will be more accurate and able to tell you what cells are abnormal. I am a 31 year old male dx 9/03 stage IIIC rectal cancer survivor-- pre-op chemo and radiation and still have 6 months post-op chemo ahead. Oncologist was really... (5 replies)
... I have had yellow or pale stool for over a month. I have also lost 15 lbs in a month without trying. I got a ct scan and I have an enarged liver. Also my liver has a couple of spots on it which doc says is a little bit of fat, but not diagnosing me with fatty liver. ... (0 replies)
... They gave me a CT scan to be on the safe side. ... (1 replies)
... By the way, from what I have read, but this is only what I have read, I'm not a doctor. Rectal cancer ususally goes to lungs first and colon cancer goes to liver first, usually. But like I said I have read this online? ... (5 replies)




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