Cancer Update - GONE!!!

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Cancer Update - GONE!!!

Post by JohnBG » Thu Jun 18, 2015 1:33 pm

Cancer Update: I had my follow-up PET scan yesterday after the 4th round of chemo. Praise God, the chemo worked and the cancer is gone! This was synopsis from my PET scan results:

IMPRESSION: Interval resolution of the previously seen hypermetabolic left supraclavicular and left common iliac adenopathy as well as the hypermetabolic splenic activity consistent with an excellent therapeutic response. Currently, there is no PET/CT evidence of disease.

I met with my oncologist this morning and he confirmed that it's excellent news. I still need to finish the last two rounds of chemo (tomorrow and 3 weeks from tomorrow) and have additional follow-up PET scans every 6 months to make sure it doesn't come back. I won't need any radiation, bone marrow transplants, or T-cell therapy. My family is super excited and relieved.

Thanks for all your thoughts and prayers, they worked! Please continue them as I have more chemo and recovery left to do.
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Re: Cancer Update - GONE!!!

Post by MartyL » Thu Jun 18, 2015 1:37 pm

:boogie: :clap: :boogie: :cheers: :party: :party: :party: :thumbsup: :boogie: WONDERFUL!!!! WONDERFUL!!! WONDERFUL!!!! THANK GOD ABOVE!!!! :party: :party: :party:
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Re: Cancer Update - GONE!!!

Post by shawnfromvermont » Thu Jun 18, 2015 1:40 pm

:boogie: :party: :clap: :beerchug:
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Re: Cancer Update - GONE!!!

Post by Leftka » Thu Jun 18, 2015 1:46 pm

great news Brother!
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Re: Cancer Update - GONE!!!

Post by Peter Pan » Thu Jun 18, 2015 1:52 pm

That must have made a big "Plumps" when that stone fell from your heart!
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Re: Cancer Update - GONE!!!

Post by Red Dwarf » Thu Jun 18, 2015 1:59 pm

WOO-HOO!!!
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Re: Cancer Update - GONE!!!

Post by tx2sturgis » Thu Jun 18, 2015 2:09 pm

Virtual High Five and Fist Pump!

Where the heck is the smiley for those?

Well this will work:

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Re: Cancer Update - GONE!!!

Post by Mothra35 » Thu Jun 18, 2015 2:12 pm

That's GREAT NEWS! Way to kick its a$$ sir!
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Post by S 854 » Thu Jun 18, 2015 2:16 pm

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Post by GillaFunk » Thu Jun 18, 2015 2:31 pm

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Re: Cancer Update - GONE!!!

Post by Bural » Thu Jun 18, 2015 2:34 pm

What great news. WooooHooooo :boogie:
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Re: Cancer Update - GONE!!!

Post by gobium » Thu Jun 18, 2015 2:40 pm

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Re: Cancer Update - GONE!!!

Post by Claus » Thu Jun 18, 2015 2:41 pm

Great news, mate!
May cancer stay away from you for ever!
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Re: Cancer Update - GONE!!!

Post by Snakeoil » Thu Jun 18, 2015 2:42 pm

:boogie: Congrats! :boogie:

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Re: Cancer Update - GONE!!!

Post by 4Paws » Thu Jun 18, 2015 2:44 pm

Wow. Can't ask for more than that.
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