Recurrence

For many women the possibility of recurrence can cause a high level  of anxiety. If this occurs, the question of "What now?" can feel overwhelming. This group will provide information and support for women specifically at this time.

Discussion List

  • Zeb004
    Did you keep working after recurrence?
    Hi. I was diagnosed with stage 3c primary peritoneal cancer in February 2018 and had a recurrence of it this year in March. I...
    Zeb004 136 views 0 comments Started by Zeb004
  • msmart
    2nd Recurrence- non brca
    Hi all My mum has recently recurred just before 6 months. She has previously been treated with platinum based chemo. Can you please share your experience...
    msmart 152 views 0 comments Started by msmart
  • Alice
    Ikon 9 Trial - for non BRAC
    Anyone on the Ikon 9 that's non BRAC? I would love to hear your experience with the trial and how your handling the drugs. Thanks
    Alice 162 views 1 comment Most recent by msmart
  • EllenJS
    Private hospital/doctor recommendations in Melbourne
    Hi, My mum has recurrent stage 4 Ovarian/Peritoneal cancer and she's getting to the end of her treatment options at Peter Mac. So far she's...
    EllenJS 122 views 1 comment Most recent by Michelle1811
  • suelm
    Low grade serous
    Is anyone else grappling with low grade serous ovarian cancer? Thanks Sue ❤️
    suelm 199 views 2 comments Most recent by biancagd
  • Ricky
    Rare types of Ovarian Ca Like Granulosa Cell Tumuor
    How many women are currently living with this type of cancer in Australia ? Ricky
    Ricky 111 views 2 comments Most recent by Ricky
  • TerritoryTuff
    Dealing With Recuurence
    I am dealing with my first recurrence which began in September 2016  3 months after I finished my frontline treatment and maintenance .  I...
    TerritoryTuff 276 views 7 comments Most recent by LynnatCamelot
  • EllenJS
    From public to private and back again?
    Hi all, Wondering if anyone has any experience of going from treatmeant at a public hospital (e.g. Peter Mac), then getting surgery done privately (to...
    EllenJS 135 views 2 comments Most recent by Michelle1811
  • Karen26
    What does this mean?
    Hi, I was originally diagnosed with stage 3C ovarian/omentum and peritoneal cancer in May 2017. I had 3 treatments of chemo (carboplatin and paclitaxel)...
    Karen26 134 views 8 comments Most recent by Joan1
  • kathyorkath
    Unmoored
    Hi all I had got just past the 2 year mark when my Ca125 went up. On a PET scan there's only a small spot...
    kathyorkath 40 views 7 comments Most recent by HealthyNow
  • HealthyNow
    10 Chemos
    Hello Niki!   I had surgery and 3 drainings and 10 chemos – it appears the lipodox and your chemo, cisplatin, stopped working after about...
    HealthyNow 74 views 27 comments Most recent by Helen
  • cmci1907
    Don't know what to do
    hi I am just about to have the last treatment of my fourth round of chemotherapy. I've been at this including a trial of olaporib...
    cmci1907 49 views 5 comments Most recent by cmci1907
  • sisterJanine
    Medicinal Cannabis Oil
    Has any one used medicinal cannabis for pain relief or appetite stimulation. It is legal to use in NSW providing the correct process of...
    sisterJanine 60 views 1 comment Most recent by admin
  • admin
    Reply
    Hi Melanie and thank you for your post. It sounds like you and your family have being going through a lot and that there has been...
    admin 25 views 1 comment Most recent by admin
  • Helen
    Reply to "her we go again"
    Hi Cori,  What a pest that it has come back.   I had stage 3 ovarian cancer 4 years ago and had a recurrence late...
    Helen 36 views 4 comments Most recent by admin
  • Karen
    Congratulations Nikki
    That's fantastic news Nikki!   Hopefully all will be well from here on.  
    Karen 24 views 0 comments Most recent by Karen