Spencer Riley

First post: May 7, 2016 Latest post: Aug 15, 2016
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Here is a quick synopsis:
March-April presented gut/bowel issues, took him to see his PCP then on to gastroenterologist who ordered an MRI for Crohn's
April 16th we were informed his MRI detected mass in his abdomen
April 25th Biopsy, was inconclusive
May 2nd Surgery to remove tumor, appendix and parts of his large and small intestine
May 4th informed tumor was non-Hodgkin's lymphoma sub-type still unknown
May 6th procedure to sample bone, bone marrow and spinal fluid
May 10th Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma sub-type defined as stage II Mature B cell Lymphoma, no indication it progressed to bone marrow or spinal fluid
May 12th CT/PET scan to determine efficacy of resection
May 13th Initial Pre-Phase Chemotherapy
May 20th start of first full Chemotherapy cycle
May 24th released home
June 8th start of second full Chemotherapy cycle
June 13th released home
June 27th start of third full Chemotherapy cycle
July 4th released home
July 14th MRI results clear
July 21st start of fourth full Chemotherapy cycle
July 28th released home

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