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TIL cell trial

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    melanomamom
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    Hello everyone!  While I am not happy about the reason I am joining this community or the reasons you are all here, I am very thankful it exisits.  Reading about your struggles and successes is very motivating.  I found out last week that I have stage IV melanoma – it started in my leg in 2007 and has spread to my liver and pancreas.  I joined NCI's TIL cell trial and I start this week.  The first step is liver surgery on Thursday.  I have created a blog at http://www.melanomamom.com that I plan to update daily. 

    Hello everyone!  While I am not happy about the reason I am joining this community or the reasons you are all here, I am very thankful it exisits.  Reading about your struggles and successes is very motivating.  I found out last week that I have stage IV melanoma – it started in my leg in 2007 and has spread to my liver and pancreas.  I joined NCI's TIL cell trial and I start this week.  The first step is liver surgery on Thursday.  I have created a blog at http://www.melanomamom.com that I plan to update daily.  The point is to document my experience participating in a clinical trial, and to share my fight with others.  I'm just posting it on here because maybe reading about my daily fight will help you with yours just as your stories are helping me.  Love and strength to all of you!

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      LynnLuc
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      Sorry to hear that you have Melanoma- Hoping you respond well to your trial!!-Lynn

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      LynnLuc
      Participant

      Sorry to hear that you have Melanoma- Hoping you respond well to your trial!!-Lynn

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        Becky
        Participant

        Thanks for sharing, I will follow your progress on your blog..sending positive vibes your way

        Becky

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        Becky
        Participant

        Thanks for sharing, I will follow your progress on your blog..sending positive vibes your way

        Becky

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      jag
      Participant

      Good luck melanomamom!

      Keep us updated.

      John

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      jag
      Participant

      Good luck melanomamom!

      Keep us updated.

      John

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      LBIO
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      Melanoma Mom,

       

      I work for Lion Bio and we are involved with these clinical trials. This treatment is so promisng! While cancer is not exciting, this treatment is and I hope that you'll respond to it.

       

      We are looking for patient testimonials so if you'd like to share your story, you can reach us at [email protected]

       

      Good luck!!

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      LBIO
      Participant

      Melanoma Mom,

       

      I work for Lion Bio and we are involved with these clinical trials. This treatment is so promisng! While cancer is not exciting, this treatment is and I hope that you'll respond to it.

       

      We are looking for patient testimonials so if you'd like to share your story, you can reach us at [email protected]

       

      Good luck!!

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      LBIO
      Participant

      Melanoma Mom,

       

      I work for Lion Bio and we are involved with these clinical trials. This treatment is so promisng! While cancer is not exciting, this treatment is and I hope that you'll respond to it.

       

      We are looking for patient testimonials so if you'd like to share your story, you can reach us at [email protected]

       

      Good luck!!

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