Tag Archives: PET scan

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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Christmas comes early for the Phillips’!

Yippie!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! Not only was my scan good…it was GREAT! There was ZERO uptake on the PET scan which means it is TOTALLY and COMPLETELY gone! Ahhhhhhh, God is so good…that’s all I know to say. The last few days, last night, today just felt different this time. It felt lighter. I had noticed that in […]

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All I want for Christmas is a…PERFECT SCAN!! :)

Hi everyone!! OK, time for my ONE YEAR post-transplant workup/PET Scan…So Exciting!!! I will go in on Monday (21st) morning for blood work and then I am scheduled for a 10:30a PET Scan. It really is very nice of them to arrange this for me right before Christmas so I can have a nice holiday […]

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Yippie!!!

Wow! What an amazing day. Actually it’s been an amazing last few weeks. First and foremost, my scan was…AWESOME!! I hadn’t even left the building after having my scan when I got a call from Marisa (For those of you who have joined this more recently, she is my dear friend, the surgeon I worked […]

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Finally…a full update!

Well, after a bit of a hiatus, I am happy to circle back and give you a more inclusive update on what we have been up to over the last few months. First of all, I am very pleased to tell you that my follow up appointment with my doctor at the Bone Marrow Group […]

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Update on the scan!

OK, sorry for the delay. As you know I had my PET scan yesterday morning. We got some results late in the afternoon and everything looked pretty good but there was one area of question. The PET scan has two components to it; a CT part that shows the geography of the body (if there […]

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A Quick Update and Special Request

Hi everyone! I hope this finds you happy and well. It has been awhile since my last posting and many of you have been so sweet to check in and ask if everything is OK. Everything is just great and I had actually been working on a posting about 3 weeks ago to update everyone […]

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This edition of “War and Peace”… Decisions

Hi Everyone! We have come back down to earth and back to Atlanta since the our last “chat”. We promptly jumped ship, pardon the pun, and went down to the the beach for Labor Day and to celebrate our good news. I want to thank everyone for your amazing response and it’s my hope that […]

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You guys are AMAZING!! Big day tomorrow!

Wow, you guys are so amazing! I want to start by just saying THANK YOU!! As you all know from the email that my best friend sent out several weeks ago, we have been extremely blessed to be working not only with a PhD clinical nutritionist who specializes in working with cancer patients, but have […]

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