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sarah.wallin commented on the post, BCG: It Was All Going So Well 5 days, 16 hours ago

Hi @pixie91, that sure does seem like a shocking experience! It sounds like you’ve been going through a lot lately, with the tumors and switching doctors. How has the BCG been going so far? We know pain and fear can be difficult to cope with…trust me when I say you are not alone. Your ability to stay positive against all odds is inspiring to me.…

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sarah.wallin commented a story 5 days, 17 hours ago

@reet75, thanks for coming back to update how you’re doing. I’m sorry to hear about your pain after broken hip 🙁 Glad that you are satisfied with your choices. Best wishes for wellness! We are here for you. -Sarah (BladderCancer.net Team Member)

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Sarah Wallin replied to the topic BCG Treatment in the forum Treatments 5 days, 17 hours ago

Hi @deaconbrad – Welcome, we’re glad to have you in this group. Congrats on your survivorship! BCG is a commonly talked about treatment in this group so you’ve come to the right place with your questions. Effectiveness of BCG can vary from person to person, and side effects can include irritation, fatigue and cramps. Others may be able to share…

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DeaconBrad replied to the topic BCG Treatment in the forum Treatments 6 days ago

Just joined group today. 2 1/2 state 0 bladder cancer survivor. 4 surgeries, now doc wants to consider BCG Treatment. Effective? Side effects? Other options?
I have 6 grandchildren I would like to see grow up.
Thanks

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DeaconBrad posted an update 6 days ago

Hi, just joined today. 2 1/2 year bladder cancer stage 0 survivor. 4 surgeries. Now doc wants to talk about BCG Treatment. Is this a common treatment? How effective? Side effects? Thanks

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reet75 commented a story 6 days, 8 hours ago

Hi Lchou
Sorry for late reply.
I’m doing ok over a year now since I was diagnosed.
I have ostio arthritis multi joints have had this for years but since the broken hip in a lot more pain.
I am still happy I refused treatment,I now have patches to help with pain.
Best wishes to all x