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carlos77
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Retired from Federal Government, physician with research/administrative dutiesWidowed 17 years. Spend time mostly idle; enjoy grand children and travel.
I am a recovered/cured (??, I hope) rectal cancer, had simple resection first in 2005 followed by chemo. Recurrence found in 2007, had abd.-perineal resection with permanent colostomy, radiation and chemo. Annual colonoscopy showed no more cancer but developed recurrent small bowel obstrucion from radiation ileitis, ileal resection in 2010. Now fine !

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