mattie

Posting since January 01, 1970

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Opdivo Sparks Greater Survival Benefit than Docetaxel in Lung Cancers
June 30, 2015
My oncologist seemed less than enthusiastic about using the new immunotherapy treatments in my case. I have State 4 adenocarcinoma of the lung. Been through radiation, 2 rounds of chemo. Small lesion has reappeared in my RLL. I'm currently in good health. His attitude is one of wait and see. Lets get exposed to more radiation in CT scans and watch this puppy grow. I don't get it. I would seem like an ideal candidate for the current therapies. My options will eventually run out. Why not use these drugs now when there seems to be minimal disease? I am fully aware of the prognosis in lung cancer and was diagnosed in the end

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