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Postby monzacoupe » Thu Aug 10, 2017 7:21 pm

Wouldn't you know it...I just got my car to a point where it is presentable and driving well enough to take out when I want and then...I go in for my second biopsy on a cyst in my throat!!! It's most likely cancer, so wish me well please. The people on this board have been a PLEASURE to deal with over the years and an almost daily fix of mine for the past 9 years or so. I'm just starting this adventure, but look forward to MANY more years with my coupe.

You people are great!

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Re: Well Wouldn't you Know it...

Postby cjbiagi » Thu Aug 10, 2017 7:49 pm

Rick, sorry to hear about your health issue. Hope things go well, you are in my prayers.
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Re: Well Wouldn't you Know it...

Postby hammerdown7 » Thu Aug 10, 2017 9:30 pm

Rick, keep us posted as you fight this battle, you are in my prayers as well.

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Re: Well Wouldn't you Know it...

Postby Diesel Dan » Thu Aug 10, 2017 9:34 pm

Sorry to hear, best wishes.
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Re: Well Wouldn't you Know it...

Postby cammerjeff » Fri Aug 11, 2017 10:28 am

Best wishes, and please keep us posted.
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Re: Well Wouldn't you Know it...

Postby Monza Harry » Fri Aug 11, 2017 10:41 am

Rick I would like to Echo the sentiments of those above! And at this point in science I will remind you that "condition" has an EXCELLENT success/survival rate! So do what your doctors say and be positive! Keep your stick on the ice, we're all pulling for you, :wink: {it's a Canadian thing}: http://www.redgreen.com/ Remember Humour is the Best Medicine and that guy has a PHD in funny business! Good Luck! Harry
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Re: Well Wouldn't you Know it...

Postby gt350fme » Fri Aug 11, 2017 12:05 pm

Sorry to hear this, my wife recently finished treatment for a similar cancer what a pain but prognosis is good.

Hope your in the stage 1 or 2 and not 3 or 4, do you know your stage yet? either way medical help today can be very effective! 100 years ago, oh boy.

We are all hoping for you to beat this and get back to a normal happy life!

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Re: Well Wouldn't you Know it...

Postby NVEGAR8D » Sat Aug 12, 2017 10:18 am

Hi Rick, We are all pulling for you. My brother in law went through cancer in the throat and is doing well these days free of it so keep your hopes up.
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Re: Well Wouldn't you Know it...

Postby monzacoupe » Sat Aug 12, 2017 5:38 pm

Thanks everyone for the well-wishes. The biopsy is done, the results aren't back yet but the doctor said that he is very sure that it is cancer. Plan for the treatment is coming soon

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Re: Well Wouldn't you Know it...

Postby Sunula66 » Thu Aug 24, 2017 11:29 pm

Hey Rick,
Just reading this and I hafta say that I didn't know this when I met you the other day otherwise I would have wished you all the best in person.
Having said that, I was happy to have made the trip and that I was able to help out another H-Buddy enthusiast by dropping off those alloy rims for you from Harry. :th: ..your Monza looked great running up the road beside my rig as we headed out to the north..I'm hopeful that the rims look good on the car and it was a pleasure to meet you in person. I want to extend mine and Carol's best wishes to you and hope you have a speedy recovery. You seem like a very focused and positive guy so I have no doubt that this will pass quickly for you !
Take care Rick, Ron H. and Carol.
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Re: Well Wouldn't you Know it...

Postby b_pappy » Fri Aug 25, 2017 11:43 pm

Sorry to hear this. Best wishes that it isn't C, but if it is hopefully great treatment.
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Re: Well Wouldn't you Know it...

Postby SeniorSavage » Sun Aug 27, 2017 7:03 pm

OUCH! Very sorry to hear about your cancer but remember, many people are beating it nowadays and so will you!
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