Thank you Susan for the nice note. Here is my update.
I just got home last night after being in the hospital since Sunday the 17th. I had to go into the Emergency Room because of of extreme abdominal pain. It turned out I had an obstructed bowel due to my intestines being stuck in my umbilical hernia. A transplant surgeon was able with his hands to pull the bowel out of the hernia to clear the blockage Friday night instead of operating on my abdomen which every other doctor recommended.
While I was at the hospital I was diagnosed with a new 2.0 cm (0.8") tumor and will treat it with chemo beads inserted into the blood supply to the tumor in my liver.
Just a quick note to say hi!
Susan, thanks for thinking of me... I'm doing well, I have another check up on the 16th of this month, every time I get tired I think ooh ..... its interesting sorting out what is going on with my body, tired, sore, etc and what to attribute it to.. all in all doing really well and just dealing with whatever comes up, taking a couple vitamins, trying to walk more, definitely trying to maintain a positive attitude. I feel very fortunate to have gone through the study,, gotten such good results and meeting such wonderful people How are you doing by the way? be well and happy
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