October 2015

Two weeks ago, I had been on oxycodone for close to two months. In my first month, my average daily dose grew from 20 mg to 60 mg, and in month two it averaged 85 mg. (mix of Oxycontin and Oxycodone). I had a very painful abscess and a very painful drain inserted as well. […]

While there is no physical pain in my rectum, a blood test still indicated that there is still some infection going on.  To be on the safe side, the doctor decided to do an ultrasound scan. Here in Denmark this is done completely without the use of anaesthetics. There are to scanners, both of them are […]

  I was finally on October 13, admitted as a cancer patient at one of the major Copenhagen area hospitals, relatively close to where we live.   At that same day, I was at my first appointment with my new oncologist. He was a very serious guy, but he was ready to get me going […]

Ready - Set - Go. Denmark, here i come!

Stanford Interventional Radiology Friday, October 2nd in the morning at 7 am I went to the Interventional Radiology department at Stanford Hospital, CA. Jenny, a mom from my kids middle school and now from my Facebook Support list had offered to drive. The purpose was to check the drain in my Anastomosis (Joint between colon […]