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Pat C. Male age 54

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May 6, 2011

Worthington, Pennsylvania 16262

October 8, 1957

Cancer Fighter

Cancer Info

Tonsil Cancer

Squamous Cell Carcinoma

January 17, 2011

Stage 4

1.1 - 2.0 cm

Grade 2

Yes

Tonsillectomy

The 'surprise attack' nature of the disease

You can't dodge the inevitable

They have done everything

None

Lymph node N-1 and N-2

None

Butler Regional Cancer Center

Get the feeding tube early. You will not be eating after a few weeks of radiation.

Allow yourself to vent the frustration

April 28, 2011

July 10, 2011

Ongoing sore thoat - Was thought to be infection, then abscess then tonsil stone. Not until tonsilectomy was cancer discovered.

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Worthington Fire Department and my band students held a spaghetti dinner for my extra food and medical expenses - What a wonderful gift. I thought all those band kids hated me for being strict and somewhat "Irish Tempermental"

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