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  • All clear 1 month!

    Markers normal and I'm going to see the doctor in 3 months. My port will be removed in the following few weeks.

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    Fantastic news! Love coming on here and seeing this type of news!
    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! 9/12/18 All clears up to here!

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    • #3
      Congrats klingt - great news!!
      Mom to Zachary - dx. at the age of 15 - Stage IIIC mixed germ cell
      5.10.17 - Initial diagnosis
      Baseline markers: BhCG: 43,882 AFP: 138 LDH: 328

      5.16.17 - Left Radical orchiectomy (total tumor size 7x5x4cm)
      5.31.17 - CT Scan showed mets to retroperitoneal LNs (5.7x6.4x9.4cm, 1.7x2.6x3.5cm, 3.1x4.5x6.1cm)
      PATH: Mixed germ cell (75% teratoma, 15% embryonal ca, 8% yolk sac tumor, & 2% trophoblastic tumor) Spermatic cord margin, neg. Germ cell neoplasia in situ present.

      Post-op markers: BhCG: 73,837 AFP: 38 LDH: 412

      BEP#1 6.9.17 BhCG:77,721, AFP 34
      BEP#2 7.3.17 BhCG: 210, AFP: 6
      BEP#3 7.24.17 BhCG: 19 AFP: 3
      BEP#4 8.14.17 BhCG: 4.59 AFP: 5

      8.28.17 BhCG 2.46, AFP 6
      9.7.17 BhCG 1.78, AFP 3

      RPLND 9.14.17 - path report showed 100% teratoma in nodes removed! ALL CLEAR!

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      • #4
        Great news!!!! The BEST feeling!!!
        Son Grant
        dx 12/21/16 at age 17

        BEP x3
        Post Chemo CT Scan on 3/28/17 still showed a few nodes over 2 cm
        2nd Post Chemo CT Scan on 4/27/17 showed all nodes still over 2cm
        Post Chemo RPLND 5/8/17: Periaortic Teratoma, Intraaorticaval Teratoma, and Paracaval Teratoma found.

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