• Juddmaster
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Col...
    over 5 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    With emergency surgery, the surgeon was able to remove my sigmoid colon without my having a colostomy bag.

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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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    • pfordeb
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 5 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was diagnosed with a CAT scan not a colonoscopy. My husband was very ill and died shortly after my surgery.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • mstonya326
    • Experience with Carcinoid Tumor, Co...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    First Surgery

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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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    • eyewonder2
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    17 Days of PPOI (Prolonged Post Operative Ileus)

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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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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had 2 toddlers at home........I was just thankful to be alive!!!!

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

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a left hemicolectomy to remove a precancerous blockage that had been found during a colonoscopy. During the procedure a cancer...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • AngieJ
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 6 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    After abd pain constipation/diarheea nausea ,vomiting ,incontinence since march 31/April 1,2011 on July 15 my gastro dr tried to use...

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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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    • Giggity
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 6 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had a colon resection.. was released after five days. Two days later I stopped breathing due to pulmonary emb...almost died. Was i...

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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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    • banzaicat
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) C...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    still waiting to have ileostomy reversed and see how everything really went

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
    0 Comments
    • rogerb8
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 6 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Stomach muscles gone and have hernias on stoma as big as a 38 dd breast I had several abdominal surgeries surgeries

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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
    0 Comments
    • rkong5
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 6 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    open infection at surgery site

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Paris2011
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) C...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    My first surgery removed the cancer and I also has a colostomy at that time. My doctor felt it was best to let my colon heal before ...

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