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by Gliomadude
Sat Apr 07, 2012 1:44 am
Forum: Odds, Ends, Anectdotes, and Announcements
Topic: so, 45 years after my BT operation
Replies: 6
Views: 15161

Hey Steve, I now live in Washington State and I have been going to Dr. Marc Chambrlain at Univ. of Washington and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. A couple years ago I started having lots of falls due to balance problems and a strong tremor on my left arm/hand....later I started having trouble walking....
by Gliomadude
Thu Apr 05, 2012 11:42 am
Forum: Odds, Ends, Anectdotes, and Announcements
Topic: so, 45 years after my BT operation
Replies: 6
Views: 15161

Hi, I just read your post and it sounds familiar. I had my surgery and treatments at Stanford in 1974. Also at age 11. For 35 years I had very little difficulty. Then I started having stroke-like symptoms (balance, tremors, etc.). I am a teacher and dad. I now walk with a cane and have DP parking bu...
by Gliomadude
Thu Apr 05, 2012 11:41 am
Forum: Odds, Ends, Anectdotes, and Announcements
Topic: so, 45 years after my BT operation
Replies: 6
Views: 15161

Hi, I just read your post and it sounds familiar. I had my surgery and treatments at Stanford in 1974. Also at age 11. For 35 years I had very little difficulty. Then I started having stroke-like symptoms (balance, tremors, etc.). I am a teacher and dad. I now walk with a cane and have DP parking bu...
by Gliomadude
Tue Mar 15, 2011 2:17 pm
Forum: Personal stories
Topic: 30pls years later....
Replies: 2
Views: 11901

30pls years later....

I am really happy to join this group! In 1974, I was 11 years old and diagnosed with an optic pathway glioma. I had radiation treatments and I'm here to write about it. Now I am a teacher, third grade, and I have a wonderful family. All went quite well until 2 years ago when I started having an anno...