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Siobhan's Avatar
Today 16:25
Cxbladder Hi Cxbladder is available in the US. I know this because I'm from New Zealand where the company who developed Cxbladder is based (as well as in Hershey, PA). It's widely used in NZ and is available in the US.
Knut's Avatar
Today 11:04
Back Home Again!! Good to see that you are safe back home again, Sara. Sure was nice Meeting you in the lobby at the hotel. Pity that I had not better time so we could have talked a little more. It seems that you have had a nice trip. And the ship you sailed with is...
Henriz's Avatar
Yesterday 16:23
Just Received the basic news Thank you MHY. I think I am on the right track now, thanks to this site. I feel more comfortable about my decision, no matter what the pathology report shows next Tuesday. It's so good to know there are people here that I can discuss this with that have...
OldEngineer's Avatar
02 Oct 2015 22:09
now a lung nodule Sorry for the late response, but let me just add that I have had multiple lung nodules over my life (still have them), and as Cynthia said, the probability that they were cancer is pretty low. Of course that probability depends upon several factors - e.g.,...
OldEngineer's Avatar
01 Oct 2015 20:22
Advice to newly diagnosed Anthony - thanks you and indeed I had not thought about that possibility; the "retail" price of anesthesia is indeed probably high but I get the "wholesale" price (if the insurance does not cover it) so that is manageable. It is probably a "phobia" as...
Alan's Avatar
01 Oct 2015 10:12
Please help with this diagnosis As Sara Anne indicated a second look at the path report is a good option. Or, simply just get a second uro, path and scope. Or, accelerate the 6 month wait to 3 or 4 months. All sound plausible to me.
Craig's Avatar
01 Oct 2015 08:13
CIS Diagnosis Thank you all for replying. It is nice to know you are not in this alone.
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