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  • lisaflo has replied to a post on the message board

    I don't want to frighten you but I feel compelled to share. My best friend's first indication of pancreatic cancer was ascites and she was diagnosed at stage 4. Initially, the fluid was an indicator of her illness. Not long after, despite 2 paracentesis procedures, her belly continues to be distended and the bloat is because of tumor growth. She's very sick and on 5-FU chemo. My advice is to be your own advocate and ...

    September 25, 2018 view post
    • lisaflo has replied to a post on the message board

      My MIL started to vomit something that looked like coffee grounds at the very end of her life. Apparently, it was "old blood" in her stomach. Maybe an anti-emetic drug like compazine? I am not a clinician. I'm so sorry.

      August 25, 2018 view post
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      Pancreatic Cancer

      Best friend diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer, spread to omentum, peritoneum and maybe the liver

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