• BruceB
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 1 month ago
    BruceB's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Mon. 7/10/18: Having it in the morning. From what I've read it tends not to be a huge deal. However it's going to be the last mor...

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
    0 Comments
    • JaneA
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colorect...
    6 months ago
    JaneA's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Many people are very nervous about getting a port implanted. My colorectal surgeon implanted my port, and I have never had any probl...

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
    0 Comments
    • Skyemberr
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colo...
    7 months ago
    Skyemberr's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had my port replaced and they moved it from.right side to my left. It hurts a lot this time, but maybe it's worse on the left? It...

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    3 Comments
    • Katwmn63
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    11 months ago
    Katwmn63's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Why my left? my seat belt goes right across my port and genuinely irritates it. I know this is petty, but I also now have to change...

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    2 Comments
    • 1537
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 1 year ago
    1537's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    It has only been 24 hrs. since my sister got her port.

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
    0 Comments
    • akid4fr
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 1 year ago
    akid4fr's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    This one really hurt...and still does. Limited use of my right arm. It's getting better, yet I didn't expect such pain.

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    0 Comments
    • Frawggy
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colore...
    almost 2 years ago
    Frawggy's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Port moved from left to right side due to neuropathy 9/27/2016 Still having pain on left side 1 week post op

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
    0 Comments
    • Samswr74
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    almost 2 years ago
    Samswr74's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Helped tremendously!

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
    0 Comments
    • Skyemberr
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colo...
    about 2 years ago
    Skyemberr's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    It hurt a lot for awhile when it was put in today, but 12 hours later it seems to be less painful. I was under General anesthesia, ...

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
    0 Comments
    • azsuper
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 2 years ago
    azsuper's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    One year after I had my last chemo treatment the med a port was remove! A great day to get that thing out let me tell you! Sorry for...

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
    0 Comments
    • azsuper
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 2 years ago
    azsuper's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had 2 med a ports put install on the left side. The nurse where I got my chemo messed it up and had to be replace. The first one w...

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
    0 Comments
    • IamOK
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colorect...
    over 2 years ago
    IamOK's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was nervous about getting the port, but it went as expected. I guess I didn't realize that it goes up into the neck as far up as ...

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
    0 Comments
  1. 1
  2. 3
  3. 4
  4. 5
  5. 6
  6. 7
  7. 8
  8. 9
  9. 10
  10. 11