A brief update, because I couldn’t leave you all hanging after that last post about my scanxiety! The brain MRI showed that all those pesky brain mets are either gone, or they’ve been treated and no longer are cancerific. WHAT WHAT!!! I’m over the moon, you guys. And now I just keep trucking on my Xeloda, which so far has come with minimal side effects (I have grown to love this website for inspiring the phrasing in my emails to #bestdocever about my poo) despite my extra high dosage. My next brain MRI will be in 8-10 weeks unless something happens in the meantime.
This week has been really hard–I’ve been feeling really…fragile. I told #bestdocever that he’s not allowed to tell me about my tumor markers anymore, and he promised he won’t. But now that we know those tumor markers were right and I can keep with this treatment, I’m so much more calm. SO much more calm.
A huge huge huge THANK YOU to everyone who has sent their love and support this week. I have THE best readers in the world!!!
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This was such good news to read, made my heart happy.
Xeloda is my new best friend for doing this for you! <3 So happy!!!
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Beth, I’m so happy to hear your good news. All of us smile with you!
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Do something nice for yourself…you deserve it after all that scanxiety! Make it at least a little bit extravagant! Be well, Gail
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CAN’T STOP HAPPY SCREAMING! !!!!!!
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So so glad to hear this. You are due for some good news. Back to planning your trip!
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Thank you for the update, Beth. Your news made my day. I am so happy for you. xx
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So glad to hear it!
I’m so happy you’re having a good response. It’s such good news. Hope you have a wonderful, restful holiday. (((((<3))))).
Thank you for the update and for the awesome good news. We do worry and prefer you have that over the moon feeling. Now as you said, keep on truckin’.
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Im in tears sitting here reading this. I’ve been so worried since your last post and can not tell you how happy I am that you got some real, tangible good news Beth. I am pulling for you from the East Coast with all the good Ju ju I can muster! Awesome awesome news girl.
Thank you for the update, this is the most brilliant outstanding news I’ve heard in a long time.
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