I’m stable. So I’m told.
During my most recent visits to MD Anderson and Highlands Oncology Group, I was told that stable is a good thing. The previous two PET scans this year reported that the cancer was shrinking and even some of it was completely gone. I wanted to hear the same good news. I wanted to hear that I had won the battle and was cancer free. Instead I learned that the cancer is stable meaning the disease did not appear to be progressing.
Before I can get my happy hat on, I had wrap my head about the meaning of stable.
Here is what I discovered: