• susie54
    • Experience with Neuroendocrine Carcino...
    28 days ago
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    Surgery versus systemic medical treatment

    Decision Point

    Back in 2015 NIH picked up metastasis to peripancreatic lymph node on gallium68 Scan. Subsequent investigation with multiple specia...

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    • Carlina
    • Experience with Cancer of Unknown Prim...
    8 months ago
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    Results of second opinion

    Decision Point

    I went to the same clinic (insurance covered) for my second opinion. I got the same answer, I'm thinking it's influenced by the firs...

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    • Ashera
    • Experience with Poorly Differentiated C...
    over 1 year ago
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    After Herceptin was over, port was out, I studied risk/benefits to me - to coninue with Tamoxifen.

    Decision Point

    My oncologist would have preferred I went right in to that 'standard of care' by using Tamoxifen - but the anticipated side effects ...

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    • PaigeB
    • Experience with Neuroendocrine Carcinom...
    about 3 years ago
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    Diet

    Decision Point

    I am eating more veggies, fruits, less red meats. I plan to go to a vegan conference in October to check out what they have to say. ...

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    • Bravmo
    • Experience with Neuroendocrine Carcinom...
    over 3 years ago
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    CBD/THC

    Decision Point

    I started taking CBD.....they now say it has to be 1 to 1 CBD to THC. There is a company in Colorado....MDHerb. Great CBD.

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    • jonesey
    • Experience with Neuroendocrine Carcino...
    over 3 years ago
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    get surgery or try natural remedies

    Decision Point

    I chose surgery to try to begin my fight for my life.

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    • keahemalie
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Cance...
    almost 4 years ago
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    Time to look at treatment options once again.

    Decision Point

    I consulted my various docs about treatment for the lung tumor. Because of its location and previous radiation, neither surgery or r...

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    • keahemalie
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Cance...
    over 4 years ago
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    My local oncologist referred me to an oncologist @ Stanford Cancer Center. November 2014

    Decision Point

    This was to get additional information/other opinion re: treatment. I have been consistently told that the cancer I have is "highly ...

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    • Mhunter
    • Experience with Cancer of Unknown Prim...
    over 4 years ago
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    Diagnosis of less than 6 mos

    Decision Point

    After being diagnosed we had to decide what to do . Dr felt that treatment at this point would do damage and not be helpful.

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    • SWINDOW01
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Cancer...
    about 5 years ago
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    PET scan

    Decision Point

    Finally got it done after much confusion with doctor's staff. Feel like we wasted over a week of time!

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    • Rennos151
    • Experience with Cancer of Unknown Pr...
    over 5 years ago
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    treatment

    Decision Point

    on January 3rd I went and saw my Doctor. It was the mark for my 1 year in the hunt for a diagnosis (i had symptoms for almost 2 year...

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    • Rennos151
    • Experience with Cancer of Unknown Pr...
    over 5 years ago
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    Surgery found that it was not a Renal Carcinoma, but was Inconclusive to any other diagnosis.

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    At this point. My doctor said that He was worried about my spleen being as swollen as it was. And seeing that we wouldn't find a med...

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