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     Husband had Ivor lewis surgery 3 years ago just had colonscopy.Took same prep as mentioned before fasting and pills followed by cleansing drink. Did well. I think with their history it is best to rule out more ca with colonoscopy than have an issue later,and it be too late. Hope it works out

    March 01 at 1:06 AM view post
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      Husband developed arythmia (irregular beats) after esophagectomy. Massachusetts general study says this happens 41% of the time post thoracic surg. Has this happened to any of you? Thanks

      November 13 at 11:59 AM view discussion
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        Husband developed "Afib" after esophagectomy. Has anyone had that experience? Thanks

        October 13 at 12:54 PM view discussion
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          Wow must be scarry. You have to have faith in your Dr. Sometimes info on the net is generalized or inaccurate. You might mention your thoughts and concerns to your Dr,.They won't know if or waht kind of cancer it is until they remove it and send off for biopsy. I personally would want it gone.You can live with just one kidney if necessary. Friend just went through the same thing last spring. It was cancerous. But it ...

          August 31 at 6:25 PM view post
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            The burzynski clinic and also the Gershon institute.Check them out on the net.

            August 30 at 9:19 PM view post
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              The burzynski clinic and also the Gershon institute.Check them out on the net.

              August 30 at 8:59 PM view post
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                And you said " I did see a doctor about it, but very, very few have a clue about our problems." I have to comment on that statement.The surgeons are brilliant but don't seem to have a clue about how your sysytem works after they have reconstructed it. This site is the best you are going to do for advice and what works most of the time. Keep a journal of what you eat and the after effects. It has helped my husba...

                August 30 at 8:43 PM view post
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                  Husband is 2 years out of the Iver Lewis. Doing well except that the latest Cat scan shows a hernia in the Esophagus at the joining to the intestine. Dr will be putting a mesh "patch" in that area. 3 Hour surgery on sept 2 witha 5 day stay in the hosp. Any of you had this or heard of it. If so please send a line Thanks Jane

                  August 29 at 7:45 PM view discussion
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                    Brian sorry to hear it has returned. Where may I ask,did it show up? What treatment do they have in store for you. Jane

                    August 29 at 7:32 PM view post
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                      GOOD ADVICE, MAINE MED SAID THERE WAS NO HOPE! Then went to BRIGHAM & women"s IN Boston Mass.They gave us hope and he is 2 years out of surgery and so far clear of cancer. Get a second opinion

                      June 13 at 1:46 PM view post
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