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AMM31

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Female
ABOUT ME

Hello
Diagnosed April 2016, after 9 months of symptoms, and being fobbed off by first GP.
May 2016 right hemi. Keyhole and no stoma.
T3N2M0 grade 2, 11 out of 33 nodes affected. Vascular invasion.
Started Folfox July 2016. 12 5Fu and 7 Oxy. Finished Dec 2016.
End of treatment ct scan Feb 2017. No evidence of spread.
Ct scan Sept 2017 clear.
Ct scan May 2018. Clear. 2 year milestone reached!
April 2019 ct clear. Will reach 3 year milestone May 19.
CEA since surgery always between 2.7 and 3.
Before tumour removal it was 35.
June 2020 4 th year ct clear
CEA 2.6. Lowest it’s been. Never 2.5 or lower, and I’m clear - so far.
Update: CEA Dec 2020 2.8
CEA July 2021 3.2
Now passed 5 year milestone but no ct as discharged at year 4
Bit concerned at rising CEA so phoned Onc secretary - awaiting call back
CEA over past year 2.6, 2.8, 3.2 .....6 monthly intervals.
Call back from Onc’s secretary.....all normal.
Practice nurse offered another CEA in October.
🤞
I await.
October CEA 2.7
So, 5 years 5 months clear, though last ct at year 4.