Eugenie's Glioblastoma Journey
- $17,965.00 donated
- 85 generous donors
Eugenie's cancer journey has entered the next phase and requires non-funded drug treatment.
Eugenie is my wonderful wife and mother to our three children Josie (10), Annushka (8) and Toby (4). In Jan of 2016 Eugenie was diagnosed with a Grade 4 Glioblastoma (GBM), a very aggressive brain tumour. She underwent a course of radiation and chemotherapy early in 2016. She had responded extremely well and has, as we joke at home, gone past her 'use by date' by a considerable time period. We had seen the tumour shrink and enjoyed the benefits that that entailed. We are two years down the path now and the tumour is now growing rapidly again. The options left for us are now limited. An option that is available to us and has been recommended for Eugenie by two Oncologists, is not funded by the government. The treatment is a drug called Bivacizumab and would aid in reducing the swelling around the tumour and mean the time that we have left would be of a better quality than just relying on steroids to keep the swelling at bay.
The funds generously donated would be used for paying for the drug Bivacizumab and the associated costs of administering the drug through a private hospital.
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