Bonnie Behee-Semler My Appendix CancerJourney

First post: Jan 8, 2018 Latest post: Feb 2, 2020
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In September, a few weeks after a wonderful trip to Scotland, I was diagnosed with and treated for Appendicitis.  During the process of this treatment, it was discovered that I had Appendix Cancer (Signet Ring Cell type).  After consulting 3 surgeons and getting information and support from others with the diagnosis on a Facebook Group,  I HAVE A PLAN.  I would like my family and friends to be informed as I receive 6 rounds of chemotherapy (Folfurinox) at Aurora Cancer Center in Grafton, surgery and HIPEC in April at the University of Chicago and 6 more rounds of chemo (the sandwich approach). 

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