Excellent news, Matt!!!
I got the word 11 months post RPLND and 13 months post chemo all clear
Diagnosed Sept 26th 2008 Both AFP and HGC slightly elevated 1.1cm Lump found right testicle with small satellite lesions, CT scan negative.
Right Radical Orcidectomy Oct 2nd 2008
Markers Normalized 1 Week Post Surgery on to surveillance
End of Nov AFP rose to 44.5, CT scan Negative
March-APF normalized on to surveillance again
May 6th-CT 4.5cm tumor in abdomen, tumor markers normal.
RPLND May 26th 2009 found teratoma
On to surveillance
All Clear as of Sept 2011
Excellent news, Matt!!!
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Mass found 11/20/08
Left I/O 11/25/08
Pathology: Seminoma, Stage 1
Surveillance: All Clear since
You're on the right track! I love hearing these updates! Hope you are doing great!
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11.22.06 -Dx the day before Thanksgiving
12.09.06 -Rt I/O; 100% seminoma, multifocal; Stage I-A; Surveillance; Six years out! Final follow-up: 07/2014.
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Diagnosis: 05Sept07 Right I/O: 13Sept07; Pure Seminoma; Surveillance only per NCCN: All Clear February2013 (Chest Xray, Markers); Next check August2013 (CT Scans, Markers)
Awesome news man! Keep the good times rolling!
Right orchiectomy 4/18/08
Pure choriocarcinoma; HCG 715,000; lungs, lymphnodes, liver, and random other places
4X VIP chemo at IU with Dr. Einhorn 4/25/08-7/4/08
HCG down to 7.2 10/28/08
HCG back up to 198 12/29/08
1 X PVB 1/2/09-1/6/09
2 X HDC w/ stem cell rescue 2/4/09-3/14/09
Follow-up with Dr. Einhorn 4/22/09
3 rounds, 21 days, twice daily, VP-16 50mg 4/24/09-7/10/09
stoked to see your big all clear!!!! That's awesome news!
diagnosed august 09 stage 1S
august 09 left I/O
october started 4x bep
Re dx. stage III Intermediate risk
Dec. 17th finished chemo
Jan 29th all clear
April 15th all clear
July 15th all clear
September 24th all clear
february 12' two year all clear