• JP316
    • Experience with Small-Cell Carcinoma, Bl...
    12 months ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had kidney removed in December 2018. Spent a week in the hospital and 2 weeks in rehab. Had to have 2 blood transfusions due to exce...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • NannyK
    • Experience with Bladder Cancer
    about 2 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Life changing but mansgeable

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Nannette
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Bladd...
    about 2 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    High and low grade stage 1 tumors. Then temporary inability to pee. Then catheters until flowmax rx’d

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Jay
    • Experience with Bladder Cancer
    over 2 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    After about two years of doing BCG treatments, I developed another tumor at the base of my ureter (the ureter is the tube that moves...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • suelynn
    • Experience with Transitional Cell (Uro...
    almost 3 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Outcome of surgery was different than what was planned, but has worked out very well for me. Received an ileal conduit and external...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Patti55
    • Experience with Bladder Cancer
    almost 3 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Having surgery July 9

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Nette1
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Bladder...
    over 3 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Prompt removal of bladder tumors, in and out of hospital, was not informed in advance of same day chemo with catheter and go home bag,

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  1. almost 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had 2 surgeries and they felt differently. The first one was not too bad. The second one I had several difficulties.

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • GMW
    • Experience with Bladder Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    TURBT surgery on 3/28/2017 as outpatient. Awaiting pathology results.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  2. over 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    had my left kidney and adrenal gland removed in July 2016 due to another cancer dx (renal cell carcinoma)

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • galrob
    • Experience with Bladder Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    I have just begun to walk this road and am at the investigation stage.

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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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    • noam1944
    • Experience with Bladder Cancer
    almost 5 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had surgery two weeks ago. effects of radiation i.e. dry mouth and inability to taste have increased. i feel like i constantly hav...

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