The word of the day is venous lakes. This is a benign finding, gory as it might sound. It’s caused by dilation of blood vessels in the skull.
In other words – still Stage IV, still progression, but much less progression than at first feared. It is all still in my spine.
(I never thought I’d be celebrating having metastatic cancer “only” in my spine, but that’s for another post.)
In yet other (albeit slightly hallucinatory) words…