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Setelah radioterapi lebih lagi kanker akan muncul (?)

 

Radioterapi 

Kebanyakannya Tidak Menyembuh Kanker!

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 John Cairns, professor di Harvard University School of Public Health, menulis: 

  • Kebanyakan kanker tidak dapat disembuhkan dengan radiasi karena dosis x-ray yang diperlukan untuk membunuh semua sel kanker juga dapat membunuh pasien. 

Perasaan Aman Yang Palsu 

  • Radioterapi…pada awalnya dapat menghapuskan kanker, tetapi bukan dalam jangka panjang ~ Wolfgang Kostler. 
  • Komplikasi dari radiasi tidak muncul dalam beberapa tahun awasl setelah pengobatan. Ia memberikan dokter dan ...
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Fransiska Meninggal

Setelah Operasi, Radioterapi, Kemoterapi, Herceptin, Tamoxifen, Xeloda dan Tykerb

 

(Hidup di bumi adalah suatu pengalaman hidup. Biarlah kematian Fransiska menjadi pelajaran berharga bagi mereka yang seperti-nya)

Fransiska, berasal dari Jakarta, berumur tiga puluh dua tahun waktu ia menemukan ada benjolan sebesar 1,6 cm pada payudara kirinya yang akhirnya didiagnosa sebagai kanker. Pada waktu yang bersamaan ayahnya meninggal karena kanker. Pada November 2004, ia melakukan operasi pengangkatan benjolan di salah satu Rumah Sakit di Singapura. Sayangnya beberapa kelenjar getah bening di ketiaknya juga ...

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Lebih Baik Aku Mati Daripada Menderita

 

May (bukan nama sebenarnya) adalah seorang wanita berumur 55 tahun. Suaminya telah meninggal akibat serangan jantung tiga tahun lalu, pada umur 62 tahun. May didiagnosa menderita kanker payudara pada tahun 2000. Ia menjalani operasi mastektomi dan diikuti enam siklus kemoterapi. Setelah itu ia mendapat obat Tamoxifen. Tiga tahun kemudian, kanker menyebar ke sisi kanan payudaranya meskipun faktanya ia telah mendapat terapi Tamoxifen selama tahun-tahun itu. May kembali menjalani enam siklus kemoterapi diikuti dengan duapuluh sesi radioterapi pada daerah leher dan ...

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Yee Meninggal Setelah Menjalani Segala Perawatan Medis

 

Hidup di bumi adalah suatu pengalaman hidup.Jadikanlah kematian Yee sebagai suatu pengalaman berharga bagi yang sepertinya.

Yee berumur 40 tahun saat ia didiagnosa menderita kanker payudara pada Oktober 2005. Ia menjalani operasi mastektomi. Itu adalah kanker stadium II tanpa penyebaran pada kelenjar getah bening. Tumornya berukuran 3 x 2 x 2 cm.

Setelah melakukan operasi, Yee menjalani 6 siklus FAC kemoterapi (5-FU, Andiamycin dan Cyclophosphamide).Tidak diindikasikan untuk radioterapi. Kemoterapinya selesai pada Maret 2006 setelah itu ia mengkonsumsi Tamoxifen.

Yee baik-baik saja selama sekitar ...

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Operasi, Kemoterapi, Radioterapi dan Terapi Sulih Hormon

Tidak Menyembuhkan Kanker Payudara

 

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Fay (bukan nama sebenarnya) adalah seorang wanita Malaysia berusia 45 tahun. Ia didiagnosa menderita kanker payudara pada September 2006.

  • Fay melakukan operasi mastektomi dan pembersihan kelenjar getah bening pada daerah ketiak.
  • Setelah melakukan operasi, ia melanjutkan terapi radiasi sebanyak 25 kali dan 6 kali kemoterapi. Obat-obatan yang digunakan antara lain 5-FU, Epirubin dan Cyclophosphamide (FEC). Seluruhnya selesai pada April 2007.
  • Setiap 4 bulan sekali, Fay harus kembali ke dokter ahli kankernya untuk melakukan pemeriksaan rutin dan semuanya baik-baik saja.
  • Pada ...
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Radiasi Membantu Tapi Tidak Menyembuhkan

Tamoxifen Bawa Bencana 

 

Penghargaan: Izin untuk menggunakan video ini tanpa harus menyembunyikan identitas dirinya diberikan oleh pasien.

Ini adalah kisah pahit-manis Le, seorang perempuan 37 tahun dari Indonesia. Dia datang mengunjungi kami pada tanggal 14 Oktober 2011 setelah didiagnosis dengan kanker payudara yang mungkin telah menyebar ke paru-parunya. Dia datang dengan keluhan sakit nyeri di seluruh tubuhnya, terutama di sendi-sendi. Dia tidak bisa menekuk jari-jarinya. Dia tidak bisa tidur nyenyak dan batuk.

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Yee Died

After Extensive and Costly Medical Treatments

 

Life on earth is a living experience. Let the death of Yee be a valuable lesson for many others who come after her.

Yee was 40 years old when she was diagnosed with breast cancer in October 2005. She underwent a mastectomy. It was a Stage 2 disease with no lymph node involvement. The tumour was 3 x 2 x 2 cm in size.

After surgery, Yee received ...

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Better to Die Than to Suffer

 

 

May (not real name) was a 55-year-old lady. Her husband had died of a heart attack three years before, at the age of 62. May was diagnosed with right breast cancer in 2000. She underwent a mastectomy followed by six cycles of chemotherapy. After that she was put on tamoxifen.  Three years later, the ...

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Breast Cancer Went Wild

After Surgery, Chemo-Radiotherapy. E-Therapy Helped Relieve Her Pains

 

Eva (not real name) was 33 years old when she was diagnosed with breast cancer. She underwent surgery at a hospital in Hong Kong in June 2009.

The histopathology reports indicated the following:

1.  Left breast mass at 1 o’clock – excision

Diagnosis: Fibroadenosis, Fibroadenoma.

Right breast mass at 1 o’clock, lumpectomy.

Diagnosis: Infiltrative ductal carcinoma, grade 2. No sentinel lymph node metastasis (0/14).

Tumour size: 1.1 + 0.6 cm.

Resection margins clear.

Positive for estrogen and progesterone receptors, highly proliferative activity. ...

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No chemo or radiation for me!

Two Friends Died After Medical Treatments: Same Cancer, Same Doctor and Same Hospital. 

WC (E112) is a 59-year-old lady. Sometime in December 2012 she discovered a lump in her left breast. A mammogram on 26 April 2013 showed a 2.4 x 3.4 x 5 cm irregular and poorly marginated, hypoechoic mass. The appearance is compatible with carcinoma. Left axillary and left infraclavicular lymphadenopathy noted (size 6 mm – 2.5 cm).

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Does chemotherapy and radiotherapy make sense?

Jane (not real name, H-237) was 43 years old when she found a lump in her right breast in mid-2009. Then the lump “disappeared.”  In October 2009, she “found” the lump again. She went to her GP doctor who examined her and said there was nothing amiss. But to be “safe” she was asked to go and see a specialist.

A mammogram was done – there was nothing. But USG showed a 1.2 cm lump. A biopsy was performed confirming that ...

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Brain Cancer: Surgery and Radiotherapy. Died

Lee (T633) was a 35-year old female. Since age fifteen, she had suffered from migraine headaches. The attack came once a month or once in two months. In July 2007 her headaches became more serious and too frequent to be comfortable. The migraine attack came two to three times a week. The pains in the head moved from one position to another. She lost her appetite, was dizzy and vomited. Sometimes she vomited blood.

She went to see a doctor (GP) ...

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Cancer Recurred

After Chemotherapy and Radiotherapy

 

Tahe (M319), a 75-year-old male from Bogor, Indonesia started smoking since the age of eighteen. In 2000 he underwent a heart by-pass surgery. In 2005 he had flu-like symptoms and had difficulty in breathing. These problems persisted for about three months. He then went to a hospital in Jakartaand was diagnosed with tuberculosis (TB). He was put on TB drugs. However, after taking medication for a week he had more coughs. Not satisfied, he went to a private hospital in Singapore.

Tahe, his ...

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PSA down to 0.3 – Bye, Bye Radiotherapy

 

Sam was given two options: One, to receive hormonal injection every three months. Or two, to undergo an orchidectomy – i.e. to remove the testes. On the advice of his doctor friend, he opted for the latter, i.e. removal of both his testes. After the surgery, his doctor asked him to undergo 35 times of radiation treatment. This would cost RM 23,000.

Sam (not real name, H328) is 61 years old. He had been enduring urination problems for the past one ...

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Radiotherapy Was Hell

 

Jack, a 52-year-old male, was diagnosed with Stage 2 nasopharyngeal carcinoma (NPC) in December 2002. He underwent thirty-five radiation treatments, but these did not cure him. He suffered a recurrence eight months later.

Q: When were you diagnosed with NPC?

A: December 2002. I was diagnosed as being at the beginning of Stage 2.  There was no surgery or chemotherapy. I only had radiotherapy. I had thirty-five radiation sessions in a private hospital. My treatment started around Christmas and finished by March ...

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RADIOTHERAPY FOR CANCER

Most of the Time It Cannot Cure Cancer!

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John Cairns, professor at the Harvard University School of Public Health, wrote:

  • The majority of cancers cannot be cured by radiation because the dose of x-rays required to kill all the cancer cells would also kill the patient.

References: Ralph Moss, The cancer industry.

Scientific American 253:51-59, Nov. 1985.

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 False Sense of Security

Radiotherapy … ...

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Brain-Lung Cancer: No chemo or radiation for me

 

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