Hi Jasmine, I am a 53 year old woman with 2 wonderful adult children and unfortunately no partner. I was diagnosed with an adenocarcinoma of the appendix in April of this year.. I have so far had 5 cycles of folfox, but became quite unwell and it was stopped. I am about to have my 6th cycle of bevacuzimab and 5-FU this week. So far I've had no surgery, the oncologist and I are more focussed on chemo at the present time (i am a hospital pharmacist, so understand quite well what my treatment is about). I would welcome someone to talk to as this is a rare cancer and like you, haven't met anyone with the same condition
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Cancer Council NSW would like to acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land on which we live and work.We would also like to pay respect to elders past and present and extend that respect to all other Aboriginal people.