nephews cancer is in his lymph nodes

Discussion in 'Family Life - Stories, Pictures & Updates' started by chixie, Jan 9, 2013.

  1. chixie

    chixie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2009
    kountze texas
    nephew was suposed tp have surgery on the 16th to remove the lymph nodes in his stomache are. it had to be put of . he has to start chemo .... the encologist (sp?) said there is 85% chance of the chemo working. I am going to take my mom up there to helo the family since my sister still isnt gettng around to well after her surgery. pray that I have the strength to not cry in front of them while I am there. please pray the chemo works
  2. willowbranchfarm

    willowbranchfarm Chicken Boots

    Oct 3, 2011
    My Coop

    Im so sorry you and your family are going through this. I will definitely pray for him and you and your family.

    God Bless!!
  3. 1muttsfan

    1muttsfan Overrun With Chickens

    Mar 26, 2011
    Upper Peninsula Michigan
    A few tears would not be the end of the world. Holding you all in my thoughts.
  4. chixie

    chixie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2009
    kountze texas
    thanks all. I just dont want to upset my sister by crying when she is going thru so much
  5. HeatherLynn

    HeatherLynn Chillin' With My Peeps

    May 11, 2009
    Kentucky, Cecilia
    You always have shoulders to cry on here. I already prayed for him tonight and I will keep doing so and for your sister.
  6. chixie

    chixie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2009
    kountze texas
    mthanks all... my nephew is acting out bad... he uses his caner to try to get things his way.his dad puts all his change in a large jar every day when he gets home from work. when it fills up he takes iit to the bank and puts it in the christmas acount... he noticed chang comming up missing and their sone always has gas in his truck but doesnt have a job. so bil counted his change one night and recounted it another day and over $60 was missing. when they dont let him go somewhere or do something he says he hopes the cancer kills him... next week they are puting in the port for his chemo. I am going up there to see them today.
  7. chixie

    chixie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2009
    kountze texas
    I saw my nephew and his faily this weekend. they are trying to keep their spirits up. I think they are placing the port this week.he will be having really agressive chemo... first week is 8 hours a day 5 days straight. he says he isnt worrried about the chemo or cancer or possibly getting sick. he just doesnt want to lose his hair. its his crown and he has an 85 % chance the chemo will cure his cancer .if it doesnt he will have to have the major surgery to remove the lymph nodes. I am proud of my self I didnt cry while I was there. my sister looks great after her surgery. she still doesnt get around much. but is doing amazing .
  8. cluckcluckgirl

    cluckcluckgirl Queen of the Coop Premium Member

    Jun 16, 2012
    Tending to my chickens
    I have heard that specialists can cure that cancer. My papa has it in his lymph nodes, and the docs say it is pretty cureable. Hope your nephew gets well. [​IMG]
  9. sfw2

    sfw2 Global Menace

    Keeping you and your family in my prayers.
  10. chixie

    chixie Chillin' With My Peeps

    Apr 6, 2009
    kountze texas
    85 %

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