My sis leaves today to head back to her family in New Mexico. I’m so grateful that I was able to have a personal nurse, chauffeur, cook, and maid by side during this whole recovery period. I also had my 3-week post-surgery appointment with Dr. Pillarisetty and so far everything checks out good!!!
1ST CHECK-UP RESULTS
Good news everyone...I’m still CANCER-FREE!!!! I skyped with my mom&sister and they already had an ""All Clear" cake ready! Wish I was able to take a bite out of it!!!
Today was my 2 week post-op check. Doc says I’m healing really well and that I can finally remove all the steri strips which was a real relief because it was causing me to itch real bad. The latest pathology report did conclude that the type of cancer I had was indeed Leiomyosarcoma and that [...]
It’s official. I’m a green card holder for Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. I had an appointment today for an MRI…boy is that machine pretty loud. Just a few more days till the big opening, and I’m gonna need all the prayers and well wishes from everyone out there!
SIGNING MY LIFE…
Today I met with the surgeon at Seattle Cancer Care Allliance, Dr. Venu Pillarisetty. He consulted with several of his colleagues at a multidisciplinary meeting and presented to me with confidence that he can remove this mass. Hearing that was sweet music to my ears! The surgery is scheduled for August 3rd, exactly one month [...]
SEATTLE CANCER CARE ALLIANCE
Today is my 2nd opinion day at SCCA. I was quite nervous about this meeting mainly because I don’t know what the doctors will be saying about my case. First off, everyone at SCCA were all really nice and very attentive. I met with Dr. Pollack who is the Chemo Specialist and Dr. Kane who [...]