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EILEEN IN VA - 2009 Update
After a year of following a single nodule in the upper left lung lobe that
showed up on a yearly CT-scan, we decided that after a slight growth in 1
year, it was time to remove it.
Due to the location and size (relatively small) we decided NOT to try a
biopsy it first, but just remove it (with a wedge resection) or a complete
removal of the lung lobe if it was cancer.
It was positive and they did declare it to be a reoccurence but surgery was
the only medical treatment needed. No chemo.
Had the first all clear check in January 2010 and we'll do these every 4
months for another 5 years. So the clock has been re-set but the outcome is
Posted 05/15/2010 08:42 pm by Eileen in VA
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