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Hidden8 hours ago
Nearly 6 months after his Ivor Lewis op my son and I went to see his surgeon yesterday. Chris had lots of questions about the future and all...
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Hidden15 hours ago
My son has just had this done has anyone any advice as to diet and nutrition
Just a update cos the ba*****s back......
guzzirob17 hours ago
I'm 11 months post op.(June 2015) Histology had shown a positive resection at the top of the tumour and scar tissue where the tumour was res...
PPIs & GERD: Inflammation, Not Acid, Cause of Gastro-Eosophageal Reflux Disease, Study Suggests
gutlesswonder3 days ago
POSTER'S COMMENT:- "I reproduce verbatim, as published, a technical article describing the results of an early and very small research study...
David Everett Hinz is sick in Bay Shore, LI NY USA
deveretth3 days ago
This is what i looked like when i was healthy and happy with family. I have deteriorated.I've lost more than 90 lbs and diagnosed with Adenc...
Gaining weight post op total gastrectomy
Nurcanak8 days agoPOPULAR
I need help to regain weight my husband had total gastrectomy 2years ago thus far lost 7 stones he eats well but no weight gaining so he is...
phil9 days ago
I am nearly 10 years post op and have always had burping issues. But over the last 12 months its much worse. After the surgery we have had, ...
REFLUX - STOMACH LINING MUCUS
gutlesswonder9 days ago
This view through an endoscope shows the clear, bright, viscous, bubbly mucus which I mentioned here :
This slide shows bacteria growing in the colon (large bowel)
There are trillions of them and possibly up to several hundred different species...
patchworker9 days ago
I've just watched a short video on iplayer, about a drink called Soylent.
It was invented in America, and contains everything a person need...
Another great health forum - Macmillan
The_OPA12 days ago
10 months post Ivor Lewis developed cough & frothy pink sputum
Laurat0314 days ago
My partner is 10 months post Ivor Lewis. Generally doing well. For the past 4 months he's had a cough particularly when eating. This has rec...
PPI long term use
nuttytreacle17 days ago
Hi, I am nearly 5 years post Ivor Lewis and have been on esomaprazole since my op, I've now read in the news that they can increase the ris...
Hidden17 days ago
Hello my secret supporters.
My husband Roy has his surgery 8 says ago, has been home two daysHe is doing amazingly well, but we are strugglin...
I'm at the end of my rope with the Barretts
nodemus17 days ago
lung/ breathing problems since December the doctors have thrown everything they have it
x ray negative
2 x sputum negative
antibiotics haven't ...
Cea marker goes to 9
Mulomulo19 days ago
I did my ivorlevis surgery last august 2015. Did pre and post surgery chemo of about 3 and 5 respectively.
Now marker is going up. ...
Outcome of my neck ultrasound scan
Hidden20 days ago
I am verrrrry pleased to say that I didn't need the needle biopsy, there was no lump in the neck, thank giddiness. Saw ENT in the morning s...
DAVID is Sick in Bay Shore, LI NY USA.
deveretth20 days ago
I am diagnosed with Adencarinoma Cancer in my lower esophogus and upper stomach. I am sick. I lost more than 80 lbs not being to eat properl...
Nerve Damage Pain Update
lilia21 days ago
It's now a week since I last wrote. I have a friend who uses a Tens machine for back pain and she very kindly lent it too me. I'm pleased to...
What does "normal" feel like in a post Ivor Lewis world ?
Hidden21 days ago
I'm 18 months post Ivor-Lewis. Apparently they took 1/2 my stomach, 1/3 my oesophagus and 53 lymph nodes removed. I had a jej for thre...
Swallowing more difficult since chemo started
70Mags22 days ago
My.dear mum (previously active & healthy 73 yr old) was diagnosed with T2/3 oesophageal cancer in February after experiencing swal...
haward23 days ago
I need some advice.
I have received the following email - "When I had my operation, they removed my spleen. I had penicillin tablets f...
Chemo side effects advice please
Hiddena month ago
Hi everyone - I've been browsing posts from the "sidelines" but now hope you can give me some advice for my mum who was diagnosed with Oesop...
Nerve Damage Pain
liliaa month ago
Had anyone every tried a Tens machine to releave nerve damage pain? I had complications following my op 9years ago and had a chest drain in ...
9.5 year esophageal cancer survivor and type 1 diabetic having issues with hypos
AoifeMcCa month ago
I am a type 1 diabetic as well as a 9.5 year esophageal cancer survivor - does anyone else have type 1 and have issues with random low blood...
dumping again - and again.
patchworkera month ago
I'm feeling really down. I was going to say fed up, but I don't want to even think about food.
I'm 6 years post op., and quite ...
Toilet accidents ?
rachelthomasa month ago
Hi l have been adviced, accidents can happen whilst out and about. Would I be wise to carry spare underwear, wipes etc. Trying to be prepare...
Newbie to site and LPR, but not to GERD
Hello everyone, I hope I've come to the right place. I have suffered for the last 10/12 years with reflux and started on omepresol 20 mg u...
pain to ribs front and back
steve45a month ago
Morning all I am now 10 months ivor lewis post op and still sore around rib cage front and back more so of a night is this normal I spoke t...
I keep reading about hypos and insulin rush, will my husband have to omit sugar from his diet after Ivor Lewis op, please advise.
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