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Posted 2015-10-23T15:02:07Z

CT Scan Results and New Regime

CT Scan Results: On Monday 10/12 I had another CT scan, and received the results on Tuesday, 10/13.  Long story short, the results were not the best, as the tumors in the liver appeared to grow 10% (not sure if 10% of the original size or 10% of the liver), and there was also minimal growth in the lungs (<1 millimeters).  This evidence of resistance of the tumors to the chemo was enough for the doctor to change the regime of Folfox to Folfiri (replace Oxaliplatin with Irinotecan), and replace Avastin with Celebrex.  [...]