CT Scan question
Larry134 hours ago
Went for my 8 mth post operation ct scan. Scan came back showing 2 small areas of concern, one in my lower abdomen and one in my upper chest...
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Possible secondary cancer
kiddy4 hours ago
Went today for scan results 11months after Ivor Lewis where i was T1 all clear. Told they have found some enlarged lymph nodes in ...
Ivor Lewis surgery + post op care
Oneluckywife11 hours ago
My husband has been diagnosed with stage T1b N0/1 oesophageal cancer along with some barrett's oesophagus. He has used antacids for 25 years...
Life without a stomach
lonestraya day ago
Today it's six and a half years since I had a total Gastrectomy. Though I've lead a healthy life; non smoker, non drinker and been actively ...
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romanyjane14 days ago
have barrette need help with diet
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kennyliston8 days ago
My husband had his op on 5th Dec he has had a couple of chest infections and is in hospital at the moment. His feeding tube was removed a w...
Total oesophagectomy after having metal work from osteosarcoma of the spine go through oesophagus
Charlouhutch9 days ago
I'm new here and wanted some advice regarding my surgery on 22 February. This is a bit of a long story but I'll try and make it as brief as ...
POSTED THIS IN LUNG FORUM PUTTING HERE COULD IT BE STOMACH ISSUE ?ANYONE KNOW?ITS A BREATHING ISSUE.FIRST TIME HERE.UNSURE WHERE THINGS GO
kimandken9 days ago
I HAVE HAD MANY TEST DONE AND AM GOING TO HAVE A BREATHING TEST ON THE FEB. 21ST. THIS IS A AWFUL FEELING Dyspnea AND I CANT SEEM TO GET A...
5 YEARS ON.
Mick10 days ago
Well, on Thursday 15th Feb I will be having my 5 yearly check-up with my consultant. If he`s happy with my progress then.....that`s it DISCH...
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8 Months Post Operation
Larry1311 days ago
I was so glad to find this site, maybe my story can help someone thinking of having Ivor Lewis surgery and those who have survived for sever...
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Antony2812 days ago
I have been receiving treatment for Achalasia for quite a while having tried various pills and potions too no avail.My doctor has now ...
Hiatus hernia operation
Seagull162512 days ago
I am on a waiting list for keyhole surgery for a complex h.hernia operation. As they haven't found cancer I will have to wait, which is fair...
Just wondering how common tinnitus is after chemo for oesphageal cancer ?
violetqueen14 days ago
Mine came on just as I was finishing post op chemo ,could be nothing to do with chemo ,maybe old age !
Care to share your experience ?
prissymissy16 days ago
I am 2 years post oesophagectomy, and I am now on steroids dexamethasone, but I am having terrible rashes on my legs and arms that...
Post oesophagectomy problems
lynnbibb17 days agoPOPULAR
Hi, we are new to the site, and I apologise for the length of my post in advance.
My husband, and best mate, was diagnosed with T3 N2 oesopha...
Grade 3 oesophagitis after endoscopy - new here
grannyjogger17 days ago
Hi, this is the first time I have posted on this forum. I have a diagnosis of undifferentiated auto immune disease with a wide range of symp...
2 cycles of CX and it's not worked...
cheliZajaz18 days ago
I was diagnosed on 7th Nov with T3 N2 OC, and then went on 2 cycles of 21 days of CX.
on the 25th Jan I've had a scan to see the effectivenes...
Scrumtasticjojo19 days agoPOPULAR
Morning Everyone - I am new on here but finding so many current and past posts helpful. I am a 43 year old mum of two who was diagnosed wit...
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toots195119 days ago
I was a bit curious to know other people's experiences - my husband had the Ivor Lewis in May 2014. A year later a clear scan and in March ...
EHscouser19 days ago
Just had 3 weeks of flue symptoms using paracetamol and gp advised ibruprofen for soar throat. 4th week up all night for 4nights due to acid...
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J-u8521 days ago
I was diagnosed in 2013 with a hiatus hernia at that point in time I was put on lansoproze I was taking that for about 2 years and then I fo...
Hiatus Hernia, SoD, loss of smell & taste...all linked?
Mellie2821 days ago
I stumbled across this forum when searching for answers and wondered whether anyone could possibly shed some light on a few things fo...
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drcot22 days ago
New to this forum, originally spent two days on a heart ward via emergency ambulance before being sent home and referred to c...
February is Oesophageal cancer awareness month
margie122 days agoPOPULAR
I am promoting Oesophagealnawareness month for February by taking posters to chemists and have also put the poster on my Facebook page to ma...
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Melly-6822 days ago
I take other medication as well as Omeprazole should I make sure I take my other medication two hours before or two hours after taking my Om...
Gfish22 days ago
HI , I'm nearly 4 yrs post Ivor lewis and recently had a pyloric dilation which has been a success. Today after gardening seem to have some...
Breath test could be cancer lifesaver
Stuart201223 days ago
Breath test could be canceBreath test could be cancer lifesaver
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Really bad burning pain in my stomach
mynameisbanaa month ago
I've been having a burning pain in my stomach for the past week. I've seen the GP twice so far, the first time they asked me to do a stool t...
diagnosis oesophageal cancer stent been fitted
1-9-5-3-da month ago
hi i am new to this on this site, but have been reading all comments and it is really good to read all your experiences.
my sister has just b...
Netstaa month ago
Hi I'm hoping for a little advice. I have been on omeprazole for about 4 months now 20mg a day for acid reflux. My symptoms mostly include f...
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