My colorectal specialist nurse called today, she was with me during my diagonosis and surgery (until I was transferred to the chemo team). We had a good natter and laugh (mainly about dogs – shocker) – we discussed that I would have a blood test in August to look at my tumour count(?), a CT … Continue reading 06 May 2021 – Referral back to Surgeon Team
My oncology nurse called me today, it felt weird because this is almost it. I am to pick up the last of the Capeciteabine tablets at the hospital and she was wondering whether steroids would help with the foot-hand syndrome. I await the surprise on Friday when I nip to collect them. The purpose for … Continue reading 10 March 2021 – Oncology chat
Apparently Oncology meet every week in a board meeting to discuss patients. A few days after my CT results, there was a weekly review and the clinic were concerned about an anomaly in both my breasts. My surgeon phoned on a Friday at 4pm, I have to say this phone call was the start of … Continue reading 21 August 2020 – CT Scan review – the boob people!
A week or so after the diagnosis, I had to go for a CT Scan – to see if the cancer had spread. I’m going to tell you this now, I found it hilarious. I was only at the appointment a short amount of time, but they inject this dye in to you to take … Continue reading 11 August 2020 – CT Scan