s a side effect of chemo, but kidney issues can sometimes cause pain
in the back
. Does she have shots of Neulasta or Neupogen for
her white blood cell count? That also causes bone pain for some. I admire your mother's determination, but pain management doesn't mean she is weak by any means. In fact, for all she's been through, she's a super hero! Even if remission doesn't happen, perhaps she can become stable.