• Lfagioli
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    5 days ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had almost 11 inches removed from my Colon. Hospitalized for 2 days. Back to normal quickly. This was the easy part

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Dmcaly
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 1 month ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    The initial surgery went well (took out about a foot of my colon & did a full hysterectomy), it ended up taking almost 7 hrs because...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Xmintera
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    about 1 month ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    The biggest problem is they remove my kink in my colon. They warned me my bathroom habits would never be the same. They absolutely c...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  1. about 1 month ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was scared and confused didn't know who to trust all I could think about is the cancer being gone and me being me again.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • MsMarty
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colore...
    3 months ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Woke from surgery to remove the tumor with a colostomy bag.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • CarolAnn51
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Col...
    6 months ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    The surgery was the easy part

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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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    • lindag
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    7 months ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I'm still healing, it's only been 3 weeks. Pain was difficult to manage but is much better now. Thankfully I've been healing well.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Kickingass
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
    8 months ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    It took 2 weeks for my bowel to start working and be discharged from hospital.

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Team_Jason
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Col...
    8 months ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    October 2016, Jason had a partial resection of his colon. He had to stop chemotherapy for 6 weeks prior to surgery and could not hav...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Mamaburns
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) C...
    9 months ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Pretty much typical, except for the "Oh No" factor. Surgery was successful, with no lymph node involvement, but the "C" word doesn't...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Debramarsh
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Col...
    10 months ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Surgical wound infection every thing on hold

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Blue38
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colorec...
    about 1 year ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Due to complications with surgery to remove tumor. Surgery did not take , body became septic and very I'll!

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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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