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> From: gran_patti [mailto:gran_patti@...]
> Sent: Thursday, August 03, 2000 7:34 AM
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> Subject: [feline-heart] Lill's housemate-breast cancer
> Hello dear folks, I am really feeling the just yesterday
> diagnosis of Iilli's housemate, Tabby, with breast cancer.
Oh, Patti ... I can't believe this. I'm so sorry to hear this.
> Emergency surgery today to remove the tumors and then the dreaded
> waiting to see her safely through the surgery and then for the
> results of the biopsy. She was supposed to be x-rayed this
> morning to see if metastasis has occurred and cancer in her lungs
> would have meant metastasis. I, however, unable to sleep with
> that sword hanging over my head rushed her to the emergency vet's
> and the results of the first diagnostic test, the x-ray. Thank
> God above the lung fields looked clear and they thought that
> there was no reason to preclude her surgery this morning.
This is so good. I wouldn't have been able to sleep, either.
> one horrific benchmark faced, and cleared, Now the surgery
> itself and the results of the biopsy. Please folks, send
> healing thoughts and prayers that Tabby's results will be good,
> that she will come through the surgery and that the biopsy will
> come back negative. If anyone knows of a support group for
> cancer kitties,
Isn't there a feline-cancer group on egroups (http://www.egroups.com/)
... here it is:
> or has any ideas about options and post surgical
> treatment, I would so very much appreciate it. It seems to
> have come so fast, it seems it was just yesterday that I was
> facing all this with my precious Lilli. I am praying for the
> strength to stand with Tabby through whatever we're going to be
> facing. Thank you all for any thoughts. with love and in a lot
> of fear and worry about what is ahead.
At this end, we will all be sending our healing thoughts & prayers for
Tabby. Let us know as soon as you hear anything.
> Patti and Angel Lilli
& Tabby (RB), Licorice, Tigger, Lynx