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  • Survivors Still...

    Get Colds
    Have Backaches
    Get tired
    Get Stitches

    I need to find someway to keep this in my brain for the week leading up to surveillance visits...
    *** Serum Markers Never High***
    July 14, 2017: Lump on right testicle
    July 18: Urologist orders U/S
    July 20: US show 3 lesions "highly suspicious for testicular cancer"
    July 26: Pelvic CT shows 1 lymph node @ 2cm, 1 @ 1.4cm
    July 30: Right Radical Orchiectomy
    Aug 2: Pathology report "100% Embryonal Carcinoma"
    Aug 20: Oncologist stages 2A, wants RPLND primary treatment
    Sept. 5: Urologist disagrees on RPLND primary, wants 2nd ct
    Sept 13: 2nd CT shows nodes now 2.4cm and 1.8cm
    Sept 15: Now Stage 2B, New treatment 3x BEP
    Oct. 2: Begin 3x BEP
    Nov. 28: Finish 3x BEP 2018
    Jan. 04: first all clear CT

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    We all know that feeling. I have my visit this Monday and Iím starting to feel the anxiety pretty hard.
    3/29/17 Diagnosed 100% Embryonal 4/10/17 Left I/O CT scan shows a few suspicious lymph (biggest 1.9 cm) 5/8/17 - 7/3/17 3xBEP 7/20/17 CT Scan Clear, AFP has uptick to 19 8/16/17 AFP Drops in half to 10, ALL CLEAR! 11/16/17 All Clear! AFP continues to drop! 3/19/18 All clear!