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Posts Tagged ‘pakde

Bitter News from Japan

Friday, 28 September 2007

I got wind of it just yesterday evening: Pakde Mo’s liver cancer couldn’t be removed. It has now spread to his right liver lobe and even to his lungs, so his doctors wouldn’t step further into a surgery. He will undergo chemotherapy and TACE – two rather painful treatment method – instead. Pakde Mo is […]

Pakde Mo’s Back in Japan

Monday, 24 September 2007

On September 18th, my uncle – my father’s second oldest brother – traveled back to Japan. He will undergo another surgery for his liver cancer. This will be his second surgery, following the previous one last March. My father’s doctors has stated that there will be a 50% chance of recurrence of his liver cancer. […]