The (Great!) Booby Report

Thanks so much for all of your kind notes, good wishes, and fabulous humor.  It has been an hellaciously long week, but I have great news to report:

  1. I’m going home from the hospital TODAY! (Silver Lining-SL for short)
  2. My cancer is Stage II b, caught early. (SL)
  3. I had one lymph node involved, which means that the cancer has metastasized, but not as much as it could have (SL).  This also means that I will have to have some seriously kick ass chemotherapy (not so silver), to begin 4 weeks after healing from the surgery.
  4. Radiation is yet to be determined.
  5. The surgeons think that my wounds are healing beautifully.  (SL)

For this post, because I’m so F-bomb happy to be going home, I’ll wait to tell you about the abhorent pain management during the hospitalization.  Right now, I’m fully focused on the Silver Lining:  going home and early diagnosis!

Lots and lots of love to you all!


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