Reoccurrence of Cancertain!
JanA17 hours ago
Hi I had my Ivor Lewis op in January 2011 & after quite a long time after thought I was getting on well.
Went for my annual check up & to cut...
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Recurrence of OC
jacwencha day ago
I've just had confirmation today that my OC has come back. I'm 10 months post-op and devastated to say the least.
I have 2 lymph ...
Food is a bad four lettered word!
HerIndoors3 days ago
Hi. My husband is 7 months post op for an extended total gastrectomy after cancer was found in the cardia. I wouldn't say he sailed through ...
jacqueline244 days ago
I have just been diagnosed with Reflux--I have had a feeling of mucus at the back of my throat for years and have been treated with Antihist...
Julse655 days ago
I went for a gall bladder scan today and the doctor said that I need a long tube down the throat (bad memory for names here) as he th...
How do I cope with my fears? (I'm NOT the patient who has had oesophageal cancer removed!)
AlisonStobart6 days ago
Im really struggling with MY fears to the point where I really believe I'm letting my husband down very badly. I'm hoping that some of you o...
SUBGLOTTIC STENOSIS - this rare condition has been included on this site due to it's implication in gastric reflux syndrome*****.
gutlesswonder7 days ago
Subglottic Stenosis in Adults Treatment & Management
18 April 2017
Partial or complete narrowing of the subglottic area may be congenit...
18 months post op diarrhoea
Sue-S7 days ago
Hi I am writing for my mum who had part of her stomach and esophagus removed 18 months ago. Although she has lost a lot of weight, she isn...
Yellow stools ...taking ppis for silent reflux
Cinrob7 days ago
My dr recently diagnosed me with LPR(silent reflux) and increased my dosage of aciphex to twice a day. I've been doing this now for about 6 ...
speedway19578 days ago
Hi all this is the first time I have posted anything on here. I am now 3 1/2 years post op from having an Esophagectomy. Please could anyone...
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OPA_AlanM9 days ago
Many people refer to the issues around the effects of chemotherapy on mental clarity and so on, and it is not always taken seriously. Ther...
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Bile Back up
Butterfly7409 days ago
I've just recently been diagnosed with having Barrett's Esophagus. When I try to sleep on my right side, bile will back up into my throat. I...
Dumping and eating/drinking at the same time
jay290810 days ago
I'd like to get some advice please. I'm not 11 years post op and generally doing well (oesophagectomy and partial gastorectomy) I've m...
sappire12311 days ago
Hi I'm sappire
I've had relic for the past 16 years.
I started off with a tube in my nose but as I love food every time I ate I am sick so I ...
Throwing up bile 3 or 4 times a day
Shandy2312 days ago
I had my Ivor Lewis op on 8th March, unfortunately there were complications and I developed a leak after some time in ICU and 4 weeks in hos...
Low blood protein and swollen legs
ian-james12 days ago
Four and a half years after oesophagectomy I've now started having swollen legs which, having done blood tests, my GP says is due to low b...
I have a para oesophageal hernia.
Joeclark113 days ago
Hi everyone, my name is Christine and I have a paraoesephagal hernia. This means my stomach and pancreas have gone into my chest. I am not ...
Fundoplication and hiatus hernia repair
Daniella7515 days ago
Hi my names Daniella and I recently had the fundoplication and my sliding hiatus hernia repaired, I'm 3 weeks after the surgery that went w...
Tracheal / subglottic stenosis
Bev53215 days ago
I'm Bev. I have subglottic stenosis and I am so fed up with it. Does anyone else have the same condition?
First time Post Looking for an answer if Possible...in Hope
GaryArnold19 days ago
Hi there, I had a triple bypass graft 4 years ago, all is well in the ticker dept.
Then got fibromyalgia have to live with that one.. My que...
Reflux/phlegm .. a sprat NOT to catch a mackerel
Garysreflux19 days ago
Hi .. im male .. 59yrs .. got large rolling hiatus hernia .. severe oesoph narrowing (had stretch) .. had endoscs and no C detected (opa mem...
9 Months post Ivor Lewis - possible recurrence
jacwench20 days ago
I'm 9 months post Ivor Lewis which I had done by the wonderful Dr Al-Bahrani at Watford General.
Since Christmas I've been experiencing...
3 months post op
lynnbibb21 days ago
As you know, m OH had Ivor Lewis in January and suffered a mass of complications (double pneumonia, sepsis, and his stomach stopped w...
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NatChap22 days agoPOPULAR
Hi, just introducing myself! I am following this group as my Dad has Oesophageal cancer, diagnosed in January and currently in the middle of...
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SteveJ22 days agoPOPULAR
I haven't been on here for quite a while but i would like to share that I am now 10 years post op. I am doing this because I would l...
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SIBO THIRD TIME
tallbear22 days ago
Just wondering if anyone has any experience of repeated instances of small intestine bacterial overgrowth.
I am eighteen month...
Ivor lewis QOL
Nigelmartin22 days ago
Hi my name is Nigel. Although from the UK I live in Chiang Mai Northern Thailand. I had Ivor lewis 2 years ago. If anyone I interested I hav...
pembrolizumab immunotherapy trial
cancerwife23 days ago
Hi Is anyone out there on one of the trials for pembrolizumab. My husband is one and he is having all manner of side effects and we would l...
When do I insist on seeing the gastric doctors at hospital again.
GaynorH23 days ago
I wrote in here before about the various medications the GP is prescribing to help with the violent spasms after food getting stuck. I now ...
Scrumtasticjojo25 days ago
Hi everyone - Yesterday at my clinic appointment check I mentioned to my surgeon that I cough none stop after eating to the point I tetch an...
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