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Hi, I'm Nancy T
I looked this up online and I think it stands for Eosinophils - one type of white blood cell. Mine have also been high most every week. It is due to the cancer your body is fighting. It can go l...
  • Fri Sep 17, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm Susan B
I was diagnosed with ET in 2017 after my having labs done with my PCP and he sent me to a hematologist. I then had a bone marrow biopsy which showed I have the JAK2 gene mutation. I was on Aspiri...
  • Wed Sep 15, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm DJ
I also was diagnosed with "uncurable" uterine sarcoma on 5/11/20. I went through two surgeries and chemo through November 2020 and recurred with a vengeance in April 2021. I had another big surgery...
  • Tue Sep 14, 2021 · Like3
Hi, I'm Betti
My Oncologist ordered CEA testing at my annual visits. After about 5 years I was told it wouldn't be necessary to order them again as it wasn't at least in my case all that helpful
  • about 7 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Jackie Lee
I am 20 years post treatment of stage 2 anal cancer .I remember the burns and the pain so well ! I didn’t wear underwear for several weeks after treatment, and wore short nightgowns . I spent a lot...
  • Thu Sep 16, 2021 · Like4
Hi, I'm Nancy T
It is so scary and anxiety is high when first diagnosed. There seems to be so much no one knows yet. I was diagnosed in April with two lumps, one I had for several years and was told "no changes" ...
  • Wed Sep 15, 2021 · Like3
I'm Ginger, and I'm a healthcare professional
This diagnosis is strange. I have been following the Mayo Clinic on their new and revised study for 11 years. The thing with Polycythemia, is you don't won't take off blood if your Ferratin is low....
  • Tue Sep 14, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm Boymom
Do you have questions re this? The event is coming up shortly and will be held virtually...but you still need a free ticket and there will be great auction items to bid on! All money goes exclusi...
  • Thu Sep 9, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm Kolirene
Hello! I had surgery to remove a tumor and the lower half of my left lung on 7/1/21. I was 36 (now 37), and a lifetime non smoker. They caught the tumor during an emergency CT thinking my append...
  • Thu Sep 9, 2021 ·
Hi, I'm Kim Dorholt
I have had the tingling after only my 1st treatment, luckily mine is not getting worse. I have not done anything to treat it. However, my husband has Neuropathy (diabetic related) and he was pres...
  • Mon Sep 6, 2021 ·

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