• Kymmy
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Esophagu...
    about 1 month ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Removal of esophaguses and made new one out of my stomach. Life changed quickly stomach digestion, food intake, learning ,amounts ...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Pro
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Esophagus ...
    almost 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had an esoughajectomy. The removed 2/3 of my stomach along with 1/3 of my esoughagus. 10 days recovery in hospital. Followed a ...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • gpr80
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Esophagu...
    about 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Docs said I breezed through surgery and recovery. Age, health and positive state of mind helped make it easier.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Nanchie
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Esopha...
    over 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Eosophagectmy 6 months ago . Recovering well and getting back to normal.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    3 Comments
    • hcsady
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Esophag...
    over 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Esophogetomy is not for wimps!

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • TomRolph
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Esoph...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Still breathing

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • JMar
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Esophagus...
    over 5 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    A minimally invasive VAT (video assisted thoracotomy) was done to preform a wedge resection to remove a small solitary nodule in the...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • sallas21
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Esoph...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Surgery went well. I did well. It was still terrible.

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  1. almost 6 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Esophagectomy on November 21st. 9 Days in the hospital. Recovery went very smoothly and he left the hospital days ahead of schedul...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
    3 Comments
    • DinaLynn
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Esoph...
    about 6 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Once I complete chemoradiation, I will be having an esophagectomy.

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • BILLY22
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Esopha...
    about 6 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    May 17 2003 had laproscopic esophogectomy (T3N1M0) at UPMC. I was in hospital 5 days, had j-tube for 3 weeks, rode bus downtown Pit...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
    2 Comments
    • BILLY22
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Esopha...
    about 6 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a port and a fannie pack with carbo and 5fu. I had 2 - 96 hour infusions 5 weeks apart 5 weeks of radiation, 25 sessions MI...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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