Stage IV survivor. Diagnosed stage iv Oct 08 with Barrett's Esophagus with a tumor 15cm down esophagus. Tumor grew through back wall of esophagus and infected lymph nodes in chest and clavicle. Prognosis was I was not a candidate for surgery with less than 6 months. Went to 4 doctors when I was given Hope by Oncology department at Guthrie Medical in Sayre, PA. 30 days of radiation combined with chemo cocktail of 5FU. Diagnosis as of 05/05/2010 of NED. Thank you Jesus and Dr. E. O'Brien for my second chance at life.
Years since diagnosed:10