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by simon77
Fri Feb 26, 2010 7:45 am
Forum: Personal stories
Topic: new brain tumor in brain stem
Replies: 6
Views: 9776

appreciate ur response to my query. he is seeing helen wheeler. starting temodar and avastin immediately. how bout gamma knife or focal radiotherapy. do they offer it in australia. PCV? or any other other chemo
by simon77
Thu Feb 25, 2010 9:07 pm
Forum: Personal stories
Topic: new brain tumor in brain stem
Replies: 6
Views: 9776

new brain tumor in brain stem

my brother has had surgery and radiation on grade 3 mixed brain tumor. 1 year down the track up until last week he has been confused and disorientated, very bad memory, restless and lethargic. he had an mri done and they told him their is a new tumor in his brain stem. wat options does he have besid...
by simon77
Sat May 02, 2009 9:07 pm
Forum: Personal stories
Topic: anaplastic oligoastrocytoma / anaplastic Oligodendroglioma
Replies: 1
Views: 7421

anaplastic oligoastrocytoma / anaplastic Oligodendroglioma

hello everyone. my brothers pathology report came back after surgery. he has anaplastic Oligodendroglioma. they said it could be anaplastic oligoastrocytoma. just waiting on genetic testing results. anyone have any information on this type of tumor.
by simon77
Sat Apr 25, 2009 12:20 pm
Forum: Personal stories
Topic: Astrocytoma/ oligodendroglioma temporal lobe grade 3
Replies: 3
Views: 9464

thanx for the post. what chemo drugs did ur husband intially take and what is he on now?
by simon77
Fri Apr 10, 2009 7:24 am
Forum: Personal stories
Topic: CONFLICTING ADVICE AND ITS DOWNSIDE
Replies: 5
Views: 7704

CONFLICTING ADVICE AND ITS DOWNSIDE

Posted: Thu Apr 09, 2009 2:14 pm Post subject: -------------------------------------------------------------------------------- hey there. my brother was also diagnosed with a low grade tumor 3years ago. originally neurosurgeon said inoperable. than a week later he said he can operate. he operated a...
by simon77
Thu Apr 09, 2009 2:14 pm
Forum: Personal stories
Topic: Astrocytoma
Replies: 72
Views: 95926

hey there. my brother was also diagnosed with a low grade tumor 3years ago. originally neurosurgeon said inoperable. than a week later he said he can operate. he operated and only removed 5%. after that dissapointment we went and seen charlie teo. he said he could remove 75-90%. when my brothers neu...