Category Archives: Scans

The Results Are IN!

That’s right, ALL GOOD! Say it with me now, “YIPPIE!!!!!!!!!!!!” Told ya there would be a disco point straight up into the air in praise to the One and in gratitude for all of YOU! How about we go show everyone else how to disco trot through their challenges, too?? ;) Blessings to all and […]

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“Disco Time…Oops, I mean SCAN TIME!”

Hard to believe but it’s that time again…Scan Time!! Yep, time for my FOUR-YEAR check to show them how wonderfully healthy and cured I am! : ) And I do like to do a little disco dance as I go in and out on the day of 1. in celebration of how far we’ve come […]

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And the winner is…

…ME! (Yippie!!!) Hi Everyone! It’s official…ALL GOOD! My scan was beautifully clean and wonderfully “unremarkable”. I know it’s what we all expected, but I just never get tired of hearing it. :) You know my sister asked me, “Alyss, were you worried about this one??” And I told her “No, but it’s weird. I know […]

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Calling All Prayers: Next Scan MONDAY!!

Yep, hard to believe but it’s already time for my three year scan.  The end of December marks three years since my last bone marrow transplant and the end of my treatments (versus the 3 1/2 + year marker since my diagnosis. My  two oncologists (Gyn/Onc and bone marrow transplant docs) count my “remission status” […]

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Scan Results

Sorry this has taken so long.  I promise I haven’t been holding out for a dramatic pause on purpose!  We’ve gotten a bit pampered by getting my results super fast in the past and this time was no different but there was a small little “glitch” in the report that came back yesterday that I […]

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Next Scan MONDAY, Update and Photos!

Happy Father’s Day weekend and a big hello from steamy Atlanta!  I have lots to catch you up on but the reason for this update is a more “time sensitive” one.  It’s hard to believe, but my next scan is Monday!  This one kind of snuck up on me (a good sign, I think) because […]

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Two Year Scan Results: God’s just showing off now! :)

Not only was the scan good, it was clean as a whistle!  Yippie!!!!!!!  When you read the radiology reports the radiologists use “unremarkable” as verbage for “normal”, “So normal it’s boring” and “Got anything else more challenging??”  When I heard the part today about the abdomen (the area of greatest interest because of the liver) […]

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Two Year Scan Monday Morning!

Just a friendly reminder and request for happy thoughts and prayers this Monday morning, December 6th.  As I mentioned before, this will mark my two year post-transplant work-up and the last step in my journey with the Bone Marrow Group.  I’ll graduate and I’m planning on doing so with honors! My blood work and scan […]

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God is SO good!! :)

Hey everyone! Wanted to let you know the good news and I’m sorry it took a little while to get this out. It took a little longer today to get the results and then for me to get home in front of a computer to send this out. We got a little spoiled with the […]

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18 month scan 9a Monday!!Reading pleasure!

Hi everyone! Just a quick request for prayers and good vibes for Monday morning, July 12th. My 18-month scan is at 9 am and I am very, very pleased to tell you that I will only have to have CT scans done this time instead of the usual full-on PET scan. I think I mentioned […]

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