• Stylerman
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) C...
    over 4 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Getting my core strength back has been very difficult but it's coming around slowly. Moving on to Chemo in November

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  1. over 4 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    On June 27 2014 I went to a quick care clinic for abdominal pain and unable to go to the bathroom. The nurse practitioner thought I ...

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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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    • RonF
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    My journey began with indigestion, then abdominal pains. I was sent to the hospital for appendicitus. With a scan, they found a ma...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • thor2014
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    over 4 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Still feel tired even though it has been six months since the surgery. They did find another polyp but was benign with a routine sig...

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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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    • ChrisP
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    My surgery went as planned and although I had an awful reaction to the morphene I recovered reasonably well. I was very fortunate th...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    2 Comments
    • chekiert
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    over 4 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    the tumor was so big, it caused problems during surgery and spleen had to removed, too.

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • KathyA
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    After much prayer from my pastor and wife i ended up not having any cancer show up on my liver but it did show up on my colon and th...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Marlena
    • Experience with Carcinoid Tumor, Color...
    over 4 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Wound became infected and had open wound care

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
    0 Comments
    • kkcomm
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    SURGERY WENT FROM LAPROSCOPIC TO FULL SURGERY DUE TO THE COLON TUMOR BEING FUSED TO MY LIVER. RECOVERY HAS BEEN SLOW.

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
    0 Comments
    • Marlene8
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    over 4 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Surgery itself was fine. Grateful for no colostomy. Have had diarrhea and cramping ever since. Not sure if it is just due to the s...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • iabarbosa
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colo...
    over 4 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Surgery July 8, 2014. Combined with TAH/BSO Surgery itself went very well. It is the recovery that is much slower than I had hoped...

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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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    • moondove
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    over 4 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    5/1/14 - 5/9/14 Husband's colon surgery and hospital stay (We live 2 hr + away). Wonderful hospital, Surgeon, Anesthesiologist, PCP,...

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