Small trial suggests the scans might help, but experts aren't so sure
by Dina_l on Wed Jul 26, 2006 12:00 AM
by 55kathy55 on Thu Jul 27, 2006 12:00 AM
by Dina_l on Fri Jul 28, 2006 12:00 AM
by Aaron on Fri Jul 28, 2006 12:00 AM
by Auburn on Fri Nov 10, 2006 12:00 AM
by 55kathy55 on Mon Apr 21, 2008 12:00 AM
On 11/10/2006 Auburn wrote:My mom was just diagnosed swith Mantle Cell 2 weeks ago. She is now at MD Anderson being evaluated. If your father has not gone out there by now, I strongly recommend it. The Drs there will work with you local Drs on the treatment. My mother will be receiving her treatment at UAB but it will be supervised and evaluated by MD Anderson. Our whole family is in shock about this. My mom had no symptoms but a swollen gland in her neck. We are waiting to see if it is in her bone marrow and on the PET scan results. How can I help her through this?
Looking through all the posts and had to ask how your mom is doing, and what treatment has she gone through? Did she have a Stem Cell Transplant.
If you are willing, can you update us on her experience?
Thanks and God Bless,
Kathy in Va. (My dx was in 1/06, had 6 R-CHOP, Stem Cell Transplant and now doing 4 maintenance treatments every 6 months. 18 months post transplant.
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