Many of you are aware that I had a PET/CT last Friday and I really appreciate all the calls and texts and the lovely flowers I got in the mail — I’m so appreciative of the support that surrounds me, near and far! As many of you totally get, the lead up to scans is just overwhelming. Scanxiety, which I’ve written about before is like nothing else I’ve ever experienced and while my coping mechanisms have gotten better over time, in the week leading up to a scan, I’m not ok in any sense of the word.
The short news is that the PET/CT shows that the metastatic disease in my body is STABLE.
As several people reminded me, I’ve consistently told THEM to celebrate stability and I am rather grudgingly happy about this news. Why grudging? Well, after the radiation, which caused a whole lot of angst and…
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