It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Cancer: Colon Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 12-30-2012, 11:39 AM   #1
Junior Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Jun 2003
Location: georgia
Posts: 21
lindajz HB User
Sister diagnose with cancer, have concerns

My 55 year old sister has just been diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer, metastases to the liver. Prognosis not good. I now am worried, as I have been having lower right abdominal pain and pencil and ribbon stools about every two weeks. I have been diagnosed with ibs. Had a colonscopy about 3 years ago which was normal. Ultra sound of lower pelvic about 6 months ago was neg. not sure if I should be worried or if I should request another colonoscopy.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 12-30-2012, 12:28 PM   #2
Inactive
(female)
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 440
sweetpotato13 HB Usersweetpotato13 HB Usersweetpotato13 HB Usersweetpotato13 HB Usersweetpotato13 HB Usersweetpotato13 HB Usersweetpotato13 HB Usersweetpotato13 HB Usersweetpotato13 HB Usersweetpotato13 HB User
Re: Sister diagnose with cancer, have concerns

So sorry to hear about your sister's prognosis. I don't think you should be worried, but I think you should ease your mind by requesting another colonoscopy.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 11:52 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!