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This is the content of a text message I sent to a number of friends and family to keep all up to date. It caused a lot of confusion, then I found this site. I will be using CARING BRIDGE for all future health updates, so all who want information can get it on their own schedule.
THIS TEXT ADDRESS WILL NOT BE MONITORED. IF YOU WISH TO MESSAGE HARDY USE 770 519 7653. IF YOU WANT TO BE REMOVED FROM THE LIST TEXT “STOP” OR “REMOVE.” THANKS FOR YOUR LOVE AND SUPPORT. Hardy health update: This info is going to family and friends who wanted to stay updated. 2FEB21 Routine screening chest scan 3FEB Call from VA Doctor Scheid that a 7x4x8 CM mass was detected during scan, probably cancer 3FEB Tried to schedule biopsy, told that VA would call when they had a person available to schedule Scheduled visit with private Pulmonologist 12FEB visit Dr Sineway, sched PET scan 17FEB12FEB VA called to say we could schedule biopsy for 4MAR 24FEB Dr Sineway says no spread of cancer to lymph nodes or other areas, surgery good option Pulmonary Function Test showed 2 of 3 areas OK, one PFT area at 25%, Dr Sineway thought an anomaly and rescheduled PFT again that day…still low 2MAR Referred to Dr Fritz, surgeon, concerned with PFT resultsRetook PFT, results up to 60% 2MAR Cancelled VA biopsy 4MAR VA blood work, VA took picture of suspected cancer on elbow 8MAR Oncologist Dr Sakar referred by Dr Sineway. He and Dr Fritz consulted and decided that initial treatment should be radiology and Chemotherapy. Scheduled Telemed conference for Thursday for radiology and CT with contrast for 10MAR. Chemo to start 17MAR, Brain scan sched for 22MAR 9MAR VA called to schedule biopsy of elbow for 11JUN
THIS TEXT ADDRESS WILL NOT BE MONITORED. IF YOU WISH TO MESSAGE HARDY USE 770 519 7653. IF YOU WANT TO BE REMOVED FROM THE LIST TEXT “STOP” OR “REMOVE.” THANKS FOR YOUR LOVE AND SUPPORT.