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som eweeks ago i posted about caancer in the eye, are any of those who answered me around please?

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sunburntats Fri 28-Aug-09 15:12:44

Need to ask more questions im afraid.

Cant find the post so have had to start a fresh one.

will keep bumping till some one is around if thats ok.

FluffySaysTheDailyMailsShite Fri 28-Aug-09 15:16:25

I didn't see this one, are you OK?

If you go up to advanced search and put in the details it will find the thread for you. Advanced search is up there, above the moon.

sunburntats Fri 28-Aug-09 15:19:44

I am, its MIL who has it and has had treatment. I am not at all familiar with this and there were a few people who had had soem experience of it. Were very helpful at the time, but as is always true of these things, many more questions have come up.

FluffySaysTheDailyMailsShite Fri 28-Aug-09 15:20:50

I'll have a look for you, have you namechanged?

sunburntats Fri 28-Aug-09 15:21:58

no, just attempted to search and there was a server problem...

sunburntats Fri 28-Aug-09 15:23:00

thanks fluff x

sunburntats Fri 28-Aug-09 15:29:18

bump sad

FluffySaysTheDailyMailsShite Fri 28-Aug-09 15:30:47

I can't find it either, I'm sorry. I'll keep bumping for you aswell.

nickschick Fri 28-Aug-09 15:32:15

bump

PleaseMrsButler Fri 28-Aug-09 15:45:11

I can't even find it using google...sorry

sunburntats Fri 28-Aug-09 15:47:11

just did a silly thing and googled it.
its not good.
sad
its really bad
sad

FluffySaysTheDailyMailsShite Fri 28-Aug-09 16:14:38

www.mumsnet.com/Talk?topicid=general_health&threadid=792614-i-have-such-a-bad-feeling-about-this-any -one#16179754

GibberingGinger Fri 28-Aug-09 16:39:48

Sorry to hear this news.
I've no idea if this is any help, http://www.chect.org.uk/ but it might contain links to other sources of help and information.

sunburntats Fri 28-Aug-09 18:46:04

bump

FluffySaysTheDailyMailsShite Fri 28-Aug-09 22:47:11

bump

sunburntats Sat 29-Aug-09 15:01:26

bump

difficultdecision Sat 29-Aug-09 18:24:23

Sorry to hear about your MIL sunburn

I've had patients with this and you are right- it can be a nasty course. On the other hand a friend of my mum's was treated for the same nearly 10 years ago now and is doing fine at the moment (just lost the sight in that eye obviously).

It depends a lot on the size and type of melanoma.

Fingers crossed for you both, hope your MIL is the latter and does well.

sunburntats Sun 30-Aug-09 17:51:37

its not spindle cell, its epithelail in nature.

her ct scan of liver looks "abnormal but unspecific in nature" She has been reffered to liver specialist.

questions relate to length of time it takes to report on, then inform patients about results of scan etc. Then referal time.

bump bump bump...

CMOTdibbler Mon 31-Aug-09 18:55:45

Hi Sunburn, I talked to you about the proton treatment.

Reporting times can vary a lot, especially if the CT needs to be reviewed by multiple radiologists which happens when it is indistinctly different.

If you aren't happy with how things are going, then I'd recommend talking to MILs consultant

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