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Hi, I'm Blaster
Years ago I had chemo (Adriamycin and Cytoxin).. All of my fingernails pulled away from the quick. I don’t recall what meds I used to get them to heal back to normal. That was 38 years ago and my...
  • Mon Nov 11, 2019 · Like2
Hi Angie, Yes it sounds like a nerve(s) is onvolved. Do you have burning in that area? As well as pain? Usually burning is a sure sign of a nerve being involved. After my lung surgery, my entire le...
  • Sat Nov 9, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm CarDell M.
I am in my fourth month of Vidaza (Chemo) treatments. So far a very small improvement, but the Dr. said to stay patient. I am on oxygen 24/7 and my HCT is now 24.9. My HGB is 8.5. I understand ...
  • Sat Nov 9, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm Rebecca L S.
What are your side effects after chemo stopped and now taking other drugs? Ir looks like I'm on your same pathway chemo #2 tomorrow.
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Hi, I'm Diana
I had the same thing. It was worse than the radiation. It hurt from months. The doctor said it was frozen shoulder. I went to physical therapy and it didn't help. I purchased a blender at the m...
  • about 8 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Kathy
I have been on Anastrozole for 2 years, Joint pain and leg muscle aches have been a problem. Recommendation is to take fish oil everyday for the joint stiffness and extra magnesium for the leg mu...
  • about 11 hours ago · Like4
I am currently in remission (NED) from carcinoid/Neuroendocrine Cancer. I had a lobectomy of middle lobe of right lung. Due to the rarity of this disease I would see a carcinoid specialist. You ...
  • about 15 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm GlennB
My husband’s GBM4 tumor is methylated. I understand this means that his tumor is favorable for treatment with Temodar. My question is this ... What are the statistics for “normal” tumor shrinkag...
  • about 18 hours ago ·
Hi, I'm Golf4mel
Thanks for responding. My symptoms are not nearly as severe at this point, I am going to use acupuncture starting next week and will keep you posted with results.
  • Mon Nov 11, 2019 ·
I'm Rachelle, and I'm a survivor of Breast Cancer
I was diagnosed in March 2013 with follicular variant of papillary thyroid cancer. I had a full thyroidectomy with I-131 treatments. Feb 04, 2019 I was diagnosed with DCIS and IDC. Had a lumpectomy...
  • Mon Nov 11, 2019 · Like1

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