Archive for the ‘BRCA 2’ Category

The Big O Diary – Round Three

Posted in: BRCA 2, Cancer, The Big O ♦ Wednesday, November 27th, 2013, 8:39 pm ♦ No Comments

November 27, 2013 It’s official. MG has lost her melanoma mojo. It has been whisked away by the Big O. Otherwise known as ovarian cancer. That nasty cancer has reared her ugly head again – for the third time. Most of you are aware that while I was in remission from stage three melanoma, I [...]

The Big O Diary is Back!

Posted in: BRCA 2, Cancer ♦ Tuesday, November 20th, 2012, 10:17 am ♦ No Comments

November 19, 2012 The Big O Diary – Round 2 – Post 1 The Big O Diary is back! Why??? Because I have ovarian cancer again. Ugh. The verdict came in late last week. I had some spots on the CT that were questionable, so had the PET scan and then an unpleasant biopsy to confirm the orig [...]

BRCA 2 Blog – Post 1

Posted in: BRCA 2 ♦ Wednesday, December 7th, 2011, 10:03 pm ♦ 2 Comments

December 7, 2011 BRCA 2 Blog - Post 1 In my last post, I talked about my struggles with the transition from patient to survivor. The one thing I failed to mention (because I felt that it warranted its own post) was the biggest reveal of the summer - I tested positive for the BRCA 2 gene mutat [...]