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



Lymphomas Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 11-11-2010, 07:02 AM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Houma, LA
Posts: 2
Squaw14 HB User
stage 4 follicular lymphoma

My Dr. told me that stage 4 NHL was treatable. Are you saying it is fatal?

 
Old 11-13-2010, 04:49 PM   #2
Member
(female)
 
Join Date: Aug 2003
Location: Pittsburgh
Posts: 69
BchGrl HB User
Re: how long we can live with stage 4 follicular lymphoma

Yes. That's what doctors tell you at first so you don't panic. It IS treatable but not curable. You can treat it for a while but you cannot cure it. It sucks.
__________________
Follicular Non Hodgkins (fNHL)
Stage 4 (transformation occured)
Age 36

 
The Following User Says Thank You to BchGrl For This Useful Post:
Squaw14 (11-15-2010)
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 11-15-2010, 05:42 AM   #3
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: Houma, LA
Posts: 2
Squaw14 HB User
Re: how long we can live with stage 4 follicular lymphoma

Do you yhave NHL stage 4 also? If so how long have you had it and what is the projected life span?

 
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
what to expect as follicular lymphoma progresses kathymclaugh53 Lymphomas 11 03-09-2012 07:05 AM
NH Follicular Lymphoma 3b grade hopeandbelief Lymphomas 22 02-18-2011 09:09 AM
Follicular Lymphoma, Grade I WI52 Lymphomas 0 08-11-2010 04:08 PM
non-Hodgkins follicular lymphoma, age 39 wiggleson Lymphomas 12 01-30-2010 09:29 AM
how long we can live with stage 4 follicular lymphoma MEEENAR Lymphomas 8 01-05-2010 08:23 AM




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




Join Our Newsletter

Stay healthy through tips curated by our health experts.

Whoops,

There was a problem adding your email Try again

Thank You

Your email has been added




Top 10 Drugs Discussed on this Board.
(Go to DrugTalk.com for complete list)
Ativan
Benadryl
Morphine
Penicillin Potassium
  Prednisone
Tylenol
Xanax
Zofran
Zoloft




TOP THANKED CONTRIBUTORS



Nassau one (7), ladybud (7), lucy157890 (5), Sandpuff (2), Hodgkins2003 (2), zip452 (2), Upatnight (2), PurpleSaddle (2), worrywartmom39 (2), Gennel (2)

Site Wide Totals

teteri66 (1139), MSJayhawk (942), Apollo123 (859), janewhite1 (823), Titchou (773), Gabriel (743), ladybud (667), sammy64 (666), midwest1 (655), BlueSkies14 (610)



All times are GMT -7. The time now is 06:01 AM.



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