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ADRIAN - Update

Adrian will be 2 years post DX on 4/5/09. Had chemo and radiation in June/July '07 at M D Anderson for adenocarcinoma on the head of the pancreas. Whipple surgery on 9/7/07. Clean margins. Just got back in late Feb 2009 from regular follow up apptmt. All scans perfect/CA19-9 great also. Lowest weight 119, current weight 155, original weight (pre-gettiing sick 184). Our heroes are Dr. Jeffrey E Lee (surgeon) and Dr. Gauri Varadahachary (oncologist) and Dr. Chris Crane (radiology) at M D Anderson....also Maria Pelz, nutritionist extraordinaire. Caregiver (me) is girlfriend. We are both 65 and went to high school together/had been dating for a year prior to diagnosis.

Posted 03/15/2009 10:37 pm by Donna C in FL
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