My father was diagnosed June 21, 05. Attempted surgery Aug 05, unresectable. Started chemo, Xeloda and Gemzar Dec 05. Tumor marker in Jan was less than 2.5. (Normal range is 1-35) Not sure of count at the beginning of diagnoses. Alk
?propherous was at 800 before treatment, now its 160. (Normal range (1-150) He is also on CAAT. (Controlled Amino Acid Treatment) He lost alot of weight from 240 to l50 in a 3 month time. Now he weigh 190 and look very healthy.
Last ct scan. doctor said he doesn't see the cancer but he know its there. (ok)
Its only contain in bile duct and few lymph nodes were involved. Liver is functioning at 100%. No tumors in the liver.
So far he is doing well.