Courage needed for last treatment - Page 2 | HysterSisters
HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support and Information
Advertising Info HysterSisters Hysterectomy Support Tutorial

Go Back   Hysterectomy HysterSisters > Hysterectomy Special Needs > Cancer Concerns - GYN


HysterSisters.com is a massive online community with over 475,000 members and over 5 million posts.

Our community is filled with women who have been through the Hysterectomy experience providing both advice and support from our active members and moderators.

HysterSisters.com is located at 111 Peter St, Toronto, Canada, M5V2H1 and is part of the VerticalScope network of websites.

With free registration, you can ask and answer questions in our HYSTERECTOMY forum community, get our FREE BOOKLET, access Hysterectomy Checkpoints and more.

You are not alone. The HysterSisters are here for you. Join us today!
join HysterSisters for hysterectomy resources and support
Reply

Courage needed for last treatment Courage needed for last treatment

Thread Tools
  #11  
Unread 10-13-2003, 02:33 PM
Courage needed for last treatment

Marianne - just wanted to wish you the very best of luck with your last treatment. Whoo hoo - you are almost done.
You will do just fine.
Jan
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
  #12  
Unread 10-13-2003, 02:51 PM
Courage needed for last treatment

hi Mariann...

I am very happy to hear that you decided to have your last treatment. We all know how discouraging all of this can be but in the end it is worth it.

When I was supposed to have my last treatment, my white count was a little low. Not dangerously low, just slightly and the chemo nurses would not give me my treatment. Unfortunately my oncologist was not in that day otherwise she said that she would have given it to me. Anyway, after alot of ranting and raging on my part, her covering doctor came to me and said, "Calm down, you tolerated 100% of each treatment, your ca125 number is low and your blood work is great. Consider yourself finished, you do not even need the last treatment". WHAT WHAT!!! They told me 6 treatments and come hell or high water, I was going to get that 6th and final treatment, which I did the following week.

You see, in my mind, had I not had that last treatment and there was a microscopic particle left, I would never have forgiven myself or that covering doctor.

I certainly hope that this makes some kind of sense to you. May your last treatment be swift and easy.

Rosalie
Reply

booklet
Our Free Booklet
What 350,000 Women Know About Hysterectomy: Information, helpful hints as you prepare and recover from hysterectomy.
Answers to your questions
Register




Thread Tools

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
From This Forum From Other Forums
6 Replies, Last Reply 04-18-2010, Started By vena
1 Reply, Last Reply 04-14-2010, Started By femtech
13 Replies, Last Reply 04-14-2009, Started By Ialwaysworry
20 Replies, Last Reply 01-20-2006, Started By gisane
28 Replies, Last Reply 01-20-2006, Started By Rosalie
2 Replies, Last Reply 01-06-2006, Started By BetweenSisters
5 Replies, Last Reply 12-11-2001, Started By skdeter
5 Replies, Last Reply 12-05-2001, Started By andydenise
12 Replies, Last Reply 08-14-2001, Started By maggiew
7 Replies, Last Reply 07-08-2000, Started By Donna Marie
21 Replies, Prayer Requests for Hyster Sisters
3 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)
3 Replies, Aching Hearts
10 Replies, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)
15 Replies, Preparing for Hysterectomy (pre hysterectomy)
6 Replies, Smoke out!
3 Replies, Hysterectomy Recovery (post hysterectomy)
4 Replies, Aching Hearts
23 Replies, The Road Less Traveled
2 Replies, Aching Hearts



Advertisement

Hysterectomy News

July 12,2020

CURRENT NEWS

HysterSisters Takes On Partner To Manage Continued Growth And Longevity
I have news that is wonderful and exciting! This week’s migration wasn’t a typical migration - from one set ... News Archive

TODAY'S EVENTS

Calendar - Hysterectomies - Birthdays


Request Information


I am a HysterSister

HYSTERECTOMY STORIES

Featured Story - All Stories - Share Yours

FOLLOW US


Your Hysterectomy Date


CUSTOMIZE Your Browsing  


$vbulletin->featuredvideos is not an array!
Advertisement


Advertisement