• Peeco99
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 3 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    surgery performed laparoscopically - FABULOUS Surgeon - Dr. Gustavo Plasencia

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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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    • Patacake
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    about 3 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Lung nodule detected

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  1. about 3 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    As a two sport collegiate athlete I never had a surgery..luckily. So this experience was surreal, but with my support..my family, my...

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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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    • bendersmom
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
    about 3 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Simoid colon resection.

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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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    • judyhanway
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
    about 3 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Original surgery was laparoscopy, sutures came undone and open wound surgery had to be done ten days later.

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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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    • sjej1
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 3 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a sigmoidectomy 4.5 years ago. Recently back surgery to relieve pressure tumor was placing on a nerve in my back.

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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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    • Spyro
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colorect...
    over 3 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Dietary habits total change

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
    0 Comments
    • Sharonk
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Emergency surgery within hours of diagnosis (CAT scan in ER) went fine,but post-op team didn't monitor respiration. My RN daughter g...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • BradB
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had colon resection surgery when I was 41 following diagnosis. The surgery went smoothly. They removed my sigmoid colon. I was hos...

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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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    • Notiro
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colorec...
    over 3 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Resection in ascending colon.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • oldhippie
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) C...
    over 3 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Right hemicolonomy, was able to do laparoscopy, alot of soreness and pain. No pathology yet. 500 mile round trip is for the birds....

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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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    • jmrud1y
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Diagnosed and treated(surgery) in Cherry Hill, NJ. Declined chemo and or radiation. Drs suggested take it or leave it - stage 2 it'...

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