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Mike M's Avatar
Today 11:23
Discomfort post BCG I'm in a similar boat. Finished my initial 6-wk course in early Apr and still have some mild cramping almost 8 wks later. I'm hoping of course it's my immune system attacking the cancer. Will find out in July when my follow-up cysto is scheduled. For...
koolchg's Avatar
Today 11:05
Chemo after removal of kidney Any treatment will affect the kidney. My creatine stays between 1.0 and 1.5, when it gets to 1.5 , I get the "drink more water". If the scan is clean, get an PET and MRI to make sure there is no trace. If there is no trace, I would opt out of any chemo. If...
LillianG's Avatar
Yesterday 16:53
REMISSION That's really great news - Congratulations! Thanks for sharing. LillianG
koolchg's Avatar
Yesterday 12:04
It's baaaack Transitional cell carcinoma showed up in me after chemo and radiation after kidney removal. I was treated with BCG, 6 round recommended but my body could only do 4 - heavy bleeding - but it worked! I would find a local oncologist who specializes in bladder.
DougG's Avatar
29 May 2016 21:10
cysto today Wonderful news! Glad it was good.
Jfoutz's Avatar
25 May 2016 23:22
Help with place to go Thank you Sara Anne..I am going in the morning for a turbt locally..then on to UTSW for a consult next Tuesday..was getting impatient since I've been waiting for 6 weeks to get all tests done so I knew what I was dealing with so decided to get the biopsy done...
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25 May 2016 02:55
Hi...new, seeking advice, input, and thoughts 51 Studebaker, Welcome aboard, sorry you are here. This site preserved my sanity after I was Dx with bladder cancer. Prior to the BC Dx I went through a bleeding problem - perhaps I can offer a place to start looking for help with your dilemma....
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