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Hi, my name is arcticfox!

arcticfox
arcticfox Member Posts: 1 Listener
Hi,
I was diagnosed with metastatic prostate cancer two years ago, (prostate cancer diagnosis and removal four years ago.) I also have spinal stenosis, my spine is repeatedly fracturing and repairing. I am on ongoing immunotherapy injections to stave off the growth of my cancer. I am in constant pain but cannot undergo nerve blocking injections incase they mask the signs of spinal compression, (a side effect of metastatic prostate cancer.)

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  • Antonia_Alumni
    Antonia_Alumni Scope alumni Posts: 1,781 Pioneering
    Hi @arcticfox

    Thank you for sharing your story with us. I am sorry to hear about the pain you've had. How are you doing today? Please do let us know how we can support you or if you have any questions. :) 
  • thespiceman
    thespiceman Member Posts: 6,389 Disability Gamechanger
    Hello @arcticfox Pleased to meet you welcome.

    Thank you for joining and sharing.

    Sorry what you are going through . I am one of the team of community champions. Who help and advise new members who join.

    How can we be supportive?  Please ask if we can advise and help with anything. Some one will know.

    From our community or a member of our team.

    Please take care.

    @thespiceman
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  • steve51
    steve51 Member Posts: 7,154 Disability Gamechanger
    Hi @arcticfox

    Good Afternoon & Welcome to our Community.

    Its great to meet you today.

    I am one of our “Community Champion’s”

    Please come back to me if there’s anything that I can help you further????
    @steve51

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