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Article Talk: Neuropathy Finally Gets Some NoticeArticle Talk: Neuropathy Finally Gets Some NoticeArticle Talk: Neuropathy Finally Gets Some Notice
September 03, 2017
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\r\n\r\nI have been through chemo therapy twice in less than three years for Chronic Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL). I have been in remission now for 3 years.\r\n\r\nI too have Neuropathy also in my feet. It began with the first time I had chemo therapy.\r\n\r\nI don\'t know if the chemo caused it because approximately the same time I was diagnosed with CLL I was also diagnosed with Type II Diabetes.\r\n\r\nI have had control of the diabetes for nearly 6 years now by diet and have not taken metformin for nearly 5 1/2 Years.\r\n\r\nMy podiatrist prescribed shoes with inserts but to no avail.\r\n\r\nMy immune system was very unstable for several months after going into remission 3 years ago. I ...

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Article Talk: Surviving the After-Effects of Cancer
August 28, 2017
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New Developments Provide Answers, Raise New Questions in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia
April 06, 2016
Interesting information, particularly on the "10 cases of atrial fibrillation in the Imbruvicaarm of the trial..." I was reovering from foot surgery on all 5 toes of my right foot due to hammer toes and arthritis when I had a CLL relapse. this was 24 months ago. Then,4 days after my first chemo cycle with Bendamustine/Rituximb I was hospitolized with Atrial Fibrillation and again after my second cycle one month later. My heart self-corrected the first time but I was Electro cardio verted 3 times on the second episode before my heart resumed normal rhythm. My aortic stenosis became critical and surgery was postponed pending completion of 4 more chemo cycles. However, my immune system was determined to be too weak to proceed ...

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