Re: Test that rule out pancreatic cancer
my husband had a bile blockage in August (turned yellow) and a whipple a month later (last Sept13th). They removed a fairly large pancreatic tumor, but found no traces of cancer in surrounding tissue. He is getting chemo 3 wks on and one wk off, and generally feeling well and has regained weight lost from the surgery recovery period. We are going to the VA for treatment, and have seen so many different doctors, PA's and nurses, and are told so many different "life expectacy" predictions, we are truly not know what to expect. They said they normally don't do cat scan again until after 6 mos. of chemo, but then we were told he may not love that long. We don't see any obvious signs of sickness, except tired ness and he is 73, so tiredness is not unussall anyway! So, we are 5 mos post whipple surgery and getting a different opinion just about every week. Have others been throu
gh this same confusion?