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  • Leonie
    Hello I'm Leonie
    Hi I was diagnosed in May 2016 with 3c ovarian cancer. I had chemo,surgery, chemo. My cancer returned in july 2017. Just finished chemo again...
    Leonie 20 views 3 comments Most recent by Quilty
  • Susan21
    Hi I am susan
      I was diagnosed on the 30/11/17  had a full hysterectomy & some of the Omentum taken (I still have nodjules on perintineal ) on...
    Susan21 40 views 10 comments Most recent by Quilty
  • admin
    Forum Queries?
    Don't forget if you have any queries, questions or issues regarding the online forum you can always contact our support team by email on...
    admin 15 views 4 comments Most recent by admin
  • Anna
    Hi my name is Anna
    I just wanted to chat with anyone who has been on or is on Olaparib  (Lynparza ). I have just started a week ago...
    Anna 28 views 2 comments Most recent by HealthyNow
  • Sioux
    Good Afternoon
    Good Afternoon, Here is my story...l was diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer mid November 2017, and was operated on in mid Januarythis year.  I have just...
    Sioux 31 views 5 comments Most recent by JoyB
  • Annette79
    Low grade 3c OC
    Hi! Interested in connecting with anyone that has been diagnosed with low grade 3c Ovarian Cancer.  I have recently had surgery and will have...
    Annette79 31 views 0 comments Most recent by Annette79
  • Susan21
    Stage 3c
    Hi ladies I really would like to hear from ladies who were diagnosed with stage 3c (aggressive ) cancer and your journey . I have...
    Susan21 43 views 22 comments Most recent by Susan21
  • DeeDee
    Hi I’m Dionne
    Hi everyone, I’m 49 and I was diagnosed November 2017 after being told by 3 doctors it was IBS as I was suffering from...
    DeeDee 42 views 7 comments Most recent by DeeDee
  • nellie63
    Travel Insurance
    Hi My name is Cherie and I was wondering if anyone has had success getting travel insurance??
    nellie63 29 views 2 comments Most recent by nellie63
  • HealthyNow
    Helen
    Helen - what is your treatment on Friday?  I will call Chi-Hau Chen tomorrow to find out if my Feb 10th chemo is 1...
    HealthyNow 14 views 2 comments Most recent by HealthyNow
  • ecraftybean
    I am Elaine and I need to live
    my name is Elaine, I have stage 3 ovarian cancer diagnosed september 2016. currently undergoing my third type of chemo. I wish to live...
    ecraftybean 35 views 3 comments Most recent by Leonie
  • HealthyNow
    January 2018 SCAN
    Hey family - My scan last Saturday, which my doc read at home that night, shows the cancer has spread again to lymph nodes near...
    HealthyNow 23 views 0 comments Most recent by HealthyNow
  • HealthyNow
    refractory platinum
    If you have refractory platinum oc - what chemo are you using?  Do you think you have a chance to live very long?  Do...
    HealthyNow 26 views 0 comments Most recent by HealthyNow
  • Alice
    What else
    I was wondering if anyone looked overseas for any treatments post protocol?
    Alice 18 views 0 comments Most recent by Alice
  • Alice
    Follow up after treatment
    I have just recently finished treatment for stage 3c OC and wanted to know what to expect with follow up and the best test...
    Alice 22 views 1 comment Most recent by Helen
  • Noddy17
    Noddy17
    hello my name is Gail Osbourne and I was diagnosed with stage 3 ovarian cancer in March 17. Finished my chemo on Sept 1...
    Noddy17 26 views 4 comments Most recent by Susan21
  • clairebear
    hi my name is claire
    Hi claire here. Im 55 and diagnosed with Ovarian Cancer stage 4 in August this year. Really no signs or symptoms  before hand that...
    clairebear 42 views 1 comment Most recent by RachelGT
  • mamamarg
    Hi from Margaret
    Hi, I'm Margaret, retired nurse and midwife, diagnosed with Stage 4 , or so I'm told, Sept 2014. I thought my life had ended, but...
    mamamarg 26 views 1 comment Most recent by Helen
  • admin
    A reminder; OCA Connect has private messaging!
    Do you have something you’re itching to ask another member but would prefer to ask privately? You can try sending them a private message. 1....
    admin 20 views 0 comments Most recent by admin
  • Annette79
    Tips for Surgery
    Hi, Feeling very emotional all afternoon as I found out today I'm due to have surgery the week my 6yr old starts grade one...
    Annette79 25 views 3 comments Most recent by admin
  • janbrady
    Need help & advice for best friend
    Hi there I am writing for my bestie. She was diagnosed with breast cancer 5 years ago had mastectomy & chemo, stage 2 estrogen driven,...
    janbrady 30 views 2 comments Most recent by admin
  • singsongy
    Parp Inhibitors - Recurrence
    Hi, My mom has had a recurrence.  The doctor is talking parp-inhibitors in a carboplatinum sensitive person.  Anyone here doing parp-inhibitors?  They seem amazing.
    singsongy 34 views 6 comments Most recent by Helen
  • LynMcVicar
    Lyn
    Hi Everyone, My name is Lyn and I was diagnosed in Feb this year I guess we mostly have the same story with symptoms. I...
    LynMcVicar 29 views 6 comments Most recent by fugazi
  • LynnatCamelot
    Hair again!
    Thanks for remembering me, Helen.  Now that I get treated only every 3 weeks, we dashed away to King Valley with friends and also...
    LynnatCamelot 23 views 3 comments Most recent by Helen
  • Rossie15
    Cancer Reoccurred
    Hi,  I'm Ros, I was diagnosed with Ovarian cancer stage 3 July 2016, had surgery, finished chemo Feb 2017, and no trace of the...
    Rossie15 19 views 3 comments Most recent by LisaR
  • ecraftybean
    I need to live
    I would like to know more about women like myself who have stage 3 and have lived longer than the first told 2 to...
    ecraftybean 12 views 5 comments Most recent by Rossie15
  • clairebear
    chemo issues
    Hi im claire stage 4 OV  just wondering has anyone had there chemo stopped indefinitely due to the affects of chemo on their  white...
    clairebear 17 views 4 comments Most recent by Helen
  • Jeanette
    Hi from Jeanette
    Hi Ladies. I’m Jeanette age 62 I have stage 4 ov ca. My journey started with a discharge in Dec 2014, bad Pap smear, cancer...
    Jeanette 16 views 2 comments Most recent by Helen
  • SharonK
    Hi Lynne
    apologies.. having trouble navigating a reply to you ... the chemist made me up a cream I know it only had olive oil and...
    SharonK 11 views 1 comment Most recent by LynnatCamelot
  • LynnatCamelot
    Thanks Helen re hair
    Thanks Helen.  Mine seems to be growing back.  It's about 1/2 inch all over.  Too fine to see yet, but I think it's gone...
    LynnatCamelot 16 views 1 comment Most recent by Helen