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Cycle 2: Nov blood test results – Cancer levels dropped again

I’m happy to announce that my Nov blood test results show my cancer levels (m protein) have decreased from 27 four weeks ago (Late Oct results) to 11 now (Nov results). This is pretty cool and means that my chemo … Continue reading

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Cycle 1: Late Oct blood test results – Cancer levels dropped alot!

I’m very happy to announce that my late Oct blood test results cancer levels dropped alot, even though I was only on IV chemo for 2 weeks (4 sessions) rather than 3 weeks for Cycle 1 (6 sessions). My cancer … Continue reading

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Cycle 1: Port operation was a success!

I’m so happy that my Port operation was a success. To recap: Monday morning I went to Radiology at VGH for my Port (IVAD – Implanted Venous Access Device) operation. It was needed as my veins are damaged due to … Continue reading

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Week 179 of chemo complete: Cancer levels are pretty high now

My monthly blood test results show that my cancer levels (m protein) jumped from 25 to between 31 and 32. This is after they spiked from 20 to 25 in June. My Myeloma Specialist/Hematologist and I also use a general … Continue reading

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Week 175 of chemo complete: Cancer levels have spiked

My June blood test results show that my cancer levels (m protein) spiked from 20 to 25. It is difficult to get an accurate m protein value with my particular type of multiple myeloma, so my Myeloma Specialist/Hematologist also looks … Continue reading

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