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Surgery Today

Just a quick update to say they've taken Mom back for surgery.

She was in good spirits, making jokes. When they told her they were going to give her a cocktail of medicines, she said she was looking for a glass for her cocktail.

Estimated time is about 4+ hours.

We're staying at CTCA all day and will update when we have any news.

She will be here at Cancer Treatment Centers of America for 3-4 days.

Address: W., 14200 Celebrate Life Way, Goodyear, AZ 85338
Phone:(623) 207-3000

She will be in Room 206 later this evening.

After that, she will be moving to an assisted apartment:

Mountain View Adult Care Home
2651 E. Cinnabar Avenue
Phoenix AZ 85028

We'll let you know when she moves in there.

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Comments (1)

  • Aliza Sherman
    Aliza Sherman

    She's out of surgery! Ovaries, fallopian tube, omentum and appendix removed. Nothing else needed to be removed. Some microscopic disease or "miliary" disease (sand-paper granule sized cancer) areas was left behind. This will be addressed with chemo after recovery. She has a feeding tube for now to keep her stomach from distending. She was anticipating a Thanksgiving dinner so we'll see Thursday what she can have. Might have to take a raincheck on that. We probably won't see her for at least an hour or more from now. Thank you for all of your prayers!!!

    3 years ago · Reply

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