Cancer Fund

I am a 70-year-old male with a diagnosis of adenocarcinoma of the esophagus arising from Barrett’s epithelium. Radiation therapy to distal esophagus (plans underway started September 8th, 2020 ) Anne weekly 5 fluid units has radio sensitizer with radiation therapy  (to start August 26, 2020 ).

In summer 2020 I developed dysphasia. this led to the discovery of a lesion in the distal esophagus. Biopsy showed adenocarcinoma /GE Junction with associated Barrett’s esophagus. I met with Dr. Richard Geer and it was thought to be potentially receptable, what neo adjuvant therapy was recommended. I am presently receiving radiation therapy with Dr. Andrew Kennedy's team and chemotherapy with Dr. Anthony Greco's team. After these treatments there is a four-week minimum recovery process. Then to meet with Dr. Richard Geer to perform receptable of esophageal cancer with one week in the hospital and four weeks minimum recovery process.

Radiation Therapy’ with Dr. Andrew Kennedy’s team ends on 10-09-2020 and Chemotherapy with Dr. Anthony Greco’s team will end on 10-07-2020. After these treatments are over there is a 4-week recovery period. Then I go back to a consultation with Dr. Anthony Greco, then to consult with Dr. Richard Geer on or about 10/12-14th 2020. The if I need an upper endoscope Ultrasound Dr. Richard Geer will setup a time for me to see Dr. Howard Mertz for the upper endoscope ultrasound on or around the 15 or 16th of October. Then Dr. Richard Geer will setup a time for me to be in the hospital for the operation to remove the tumor in the lower third of the esophagus. It will be one week in the hospital and four more weeks recovery process after the operation.

Donations

  • Linda Ray 
    • $100 
    • 5 hrs
  • Sterba/Preacher 
    • $100 
    • 9 hrs
  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 18 hrs
  • Linda Brown 
    • $50 
    • 21 hrs
  • Anonymous 
    • $150 
    • 22 hrs

Organizer

Randolph R. Harris 
Organizer
Kingston Springs, TN
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