What are the chances of oesophagal cancer? UPDATE
SPS2016an hour ago
I first posted here a month ago, and had several replies for which I was very grateful. My mother was diagnosed with a squamous cancer in h...
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Post surgical complications
Hidden16 hours ago
My husband had the Ivor Lewis surgery in January 2016. He still cannot eat without frequently reguritating. He has been stretched at least 1...
Tumour found. Looking for stories of hope
gwood803 days ago
About a month ago I started noticing that I was feeling my food travel down to my stomach more than I previously had. I have sarcoidosis so ...
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Nine weeks post Ivor Lewis, anastamotic leak, stent, still no food, reflux challenge!!
mumstheword144 days ago
Apologies for the long title, but I thought it would help attract appropriate advice! Mum spent exactly a month in hospital after IL which w...
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Difficulty with food
prissymissy4 days ago
I am 2 and 1/2 years post op. I am having difficulty eating now due to coughing when I eat anything. Does anyone know of an alterna...
COCO54 days ago
i have just been diagnoised with oesophageal cancer and am strugging. Would like to talk to anyone going through the same illness or have c...
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A Guide to Persistent Digestive Problems after Cancer Treatment
OPA_AlanM7 days ago
Some of you will know the excellent gastroenterologist at the Royal Marsden, Jervoise Andreyev. For some years, he and his team have been ...
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kierank8 days ago
I had my Ivor Lewis 15 months ago and have been doing very good i think since .I had one dilation in the weeks after the operation . In th...
Angelamercel9 days ago
Hi has anyone had a ulcer on there oesophgous I had one and I'm terrified that it's going to come back,still having all the symptoms of acid...
Lydia196012 days ago
After having an endoscope, in January of this year, after vomiting up blood, it was found I had Grade 2 oesophagitis. I was put on two ompra...
over2you14 days ago
Hi, I an 6 months post IL and not doing too bad - I was lucky not to have full blown cancer but pre cancer cells. I had a series of ablatio...
Severe acid reflux
Meganmarie14 days ago
I have severe acid reflux or gerd. I have taken everything you can imagine, ppi, zantac, tums, if it's for heartburn I have tried it. The do...
Possible nerve damage?
MikeK15 days ago
I had my surgery in February 2013 and recovery has gone pretty well to date. Over the past couple of months I have noticed a 'tingly' sensat...
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Omeprazole benefits ?
kierank15 days ago
I have had Ivor Lewis surgery in July last year -2015. Just over a year on I think I am doing very good in the circumstances. I have been pr...
Hidden17 days ago
Good morning im sue i was told monday ive got achalasia. Ive got bad chest pain which makes me have waves of nausea. What can i eat or drink...
margie118 days ago
I am a survivor of oesophageal cancer and am supporting cancer uk and standup2cancer in promoting awareness of oesophageal cancer
I am goin...
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Terry1121 days ago
Everything was going well until I overdid the heavy work in the garden and caused the colon to block by going up into the diaphragm. After a...
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To have flu jab or not ?
toots195121 days ago
Hi - just a bit of advice please. My husband had Ivor L ewis two and a half years ago and doing well. Has had the flu jab for the last 3 ye...
Yorkielady21 days ago
Hi, I am new here. I have been reading all the interesting cases. I have had problems with my throat for a few years, eventually refereed to...
welcome_12322 days ago
Hi guys went to see the 2nd surgeon to get a second opinion as requested by my own surgeon ....he said he would get back to my own surgeon h...
8 months post ivor lewis
Leon197822 days ago
Hi all again,
Is there anyone who continually have or had problems with the pyloric muscle?
Every time I get a problem with it I lose my appe...
Flying seven months after Ivor Lewis.
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How soon can I fly.
Hi I am new on here. Briefly I am 76 and in March this year had Ivor Lewis following 2 rounds of Chemotherapy. The latter...
haider77725 days ago
I had esophagus candidiasis 3 months before and I lost my apitite and vomiting continously..it was diagnos by endoscopy exam.after...
Garys reflux at 25sep; info on oesoph stretching pls.
Garysrefluxa month ago
Heres an update of where i am .. any comments/advice appreciated. Summary of meeting with consultant on 15sep; my oesoph narrowing serious (...
Acid reflux. It's effects...
Lydia1960a month ago
Have been diagnosed with Grade 2 Oesophagitis, having had to have an emergency endoscopy, after vomiting up blood in January of this year.
welcome_123a month ago
Hi guys got my results back have both acid reflux and bile reflux...my surgeon wants to send me to see another surgeon...so they can put the...
What are the chances of oesophagal cancer?
Hiddena month ago
My mother (late 70s) had an incident back in May where she felt that a piece of toasted sandwich got stuck in her food pipe, and she brought...
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OPA_AlanMa month ago
Lots of people affected by cancer get great enjoyment from singing in a choir, like tenovuscancercare.org.uk You can call
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bile reflux management
elenifoscolosa month ago
Hi everyone... I would like some advice - after 10 years of reflux, and 8 years on ppi's which controlled my symptoms, suddenly I have a met...
Giving birth post esophagectomy?
Cortex1a month ago
Hi, I'm 9,5 years post ectomy (total esophagectomy with colon interposition and top-stomach ectomy due to Achalasia) and I'm expecting a ba...
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