Our fight against pancreatic cancer started April 4, 2018. Briefly I had surgery to remove the tumor but it was unsuccessful. The next step was 12 chemo treatments. Surgery, a Whipple procedure was done 9/12/18. The tumor was completely removed. 6 more chemo treatments were done as a clean up. A CT scan first week of January showed some micro spots. I was given the ok to go to AZ. We enjoyed 5 weeks out there. I was in the ER twice. CTs showed the tumors were growing. The pain was getting worse so we came home. The port was infected and removed I finally got an appointment at M D Anderson March 1. I will be getting a new chemo for metastatic pancreatic cancer. Surgery and radiation are not options. Next Monday March 11 they will put in a new port and start treatments ASAP. Welcome to our CaringBridge website. We are using it to keep family and friends updated in one place. We appreciate your support and words of hope and encouragement. Thank you for visiting.