MelanomaMike

Posting since September 03, 2018

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Im New Here!
September 03, 2018
Hello everyone, I hope that you all welcome me, ive received Cure magazines now for about 6 months & just realized there is a blog/forum! so neat, I visit a few others as well, MRF {Melanoma.org & Inspire.. Anyways, in short, im Mike, 49yrs young and have been fighting my butt off to get rid of this Melanoma bug since I was diagnosed with it back in 2008, stage 3b, in my left leg just above the knee. Since then, ive had 6 different surgeries {all in left leg} 2nd surgery was to my groins Lymph nodes of course it tested positive which tells you it had traveled since my 1st one popped up above the knee.3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th surgery where all basiclly the ...

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Article Talk: Feeling Like Shark Bait After Cancer SurgeryArticle Talk: Feeling Like Shark Bait After Cancer Surgery
September 05, 2018
Hi Golden1, gosh, i thought Somebody would have replied to you by now!!? Wth? Is there anyone here with CANCER? Tough crowd tough crowd... Nevertheless, i hear ya, im fightin Melanoma, stage 4 now, was 3b from 2008 to 2017 until it came back for the 7th time into my lungs! Since Nov2017 iv been doing the Immunol Therapy thing, started with Keytruda (that messed up my Thyroid) Keytruda didnt work after 7 infusions, May 2018 started Opdivo & Yervoy (Yervoy messed up my Pituitary/Adrenal glands) and now have severe inflammation in both knees, aches & pains deep in the bones & nerves. Ill do my first CT Scan this month to see of the combo meds are working, my oncologist said she doednt know what ...

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Im New Here!
September 03, 2018
Sorry ya'all, i realized i had introduced myself (im new) under the cancer called Vulvar, please excuse the error, im learning to navigate this site! Ooops!..sincerely, MelanomaHatesMe

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