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  • Hi Helen, sorry, I've only just gotten back on this site today...I started on an immunotherapy trial mid November and have so far had two infusions.  It is a very new drug, only started being trailed in the past few months and is a first in human st…
  • Hi there, I am catching up on this site as I haven't visited for a while.  I initially had chemo, which didn't I started on a PARP inhibitor trial earlier this year in May...the trial worked for approx. 6 months where one of my tumours shr…
  • Hi Ros, I was diagnosed with Stage 3 Ovarian Clear cell cancer in October last year.  I had a radical hysterectomy then chemo, which unfortunately didn't work for me.  I was also told that further surgery wasn't an option, nor was th…
  • Thanks so much Sandra (Healthy Now)....ah yes, the pain in my lumbar region of my spine with the taxol was like nothing I have ever experienced.  And it basically started the second the drug hit my blood Stream!  The latest is that the chemotherapy …
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  • Thanks Nightowl and Jules...yes I saw my oncologist this week and she is concerned that I have numbness...basically, if it hasn't resolved by my next chemo session next Wednesday I won't be given the taxol and if it has resolved, I will be given hal…
  • Hi Nightowl...thanks so much for your reply....I'm sorry to hear about your nail problem....we don't realize how much we rely on our hands for general functioning do we? I have my next oncology Appt next week where I'll chat to the doctor as I still…