• Pilldoc
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    4 months ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Surgery went well. Right hemicolectomy. No pain. Never took anything stronger than Tylenol and was getting up and walking on my on i...

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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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    • PattyLou
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    4 months ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Fist size tumour removed Nov 28 via laparoscopic surgery. Physically healed by late December; anemia corrected by mid February; stil...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  1. 5 months ago
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    Procedure or Surgery

    Wanted to post an update..I had the right lobe of my liver resected, my sigmoid colon resected and my gallbladder removed. I was in ...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • diamante
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Color...
    5 months ago
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    Procedure or Surgery

    I have my first colonoscopy 12-21 -2018.on 12-28-2018 the lab have their final diagnosis it was adenocarcinoma they could not tell...

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  2. 5 months ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Cancer is back... Surgery is set for Feb 27. Odd in a way as my first surgery was on Feb 27 2014. Waiting till after surgery to ...

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  3. 5 months ago
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    Procedure or Surgery

    I have my surgery coming up on February 19th. I'm ready. I will fight with everything in my power to get this beast out of my life o...

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • Daybreak87
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
    5 months ago
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    Procedure or Surgery

    On January 26th, 2019 I went in for surgery to remove my tumor, sigmoid colon and 5 inches of my rectum. I was fortunate to have had...

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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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    • Cooper1010
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
    6 months ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Three tumors removed along with 17 lymph nodes, three of which were positive.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Lfagioli
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    6 months 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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    • LCrisp515
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colo...
    6 months ago
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    Removal of rectal tumor

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had many endoscopic procedures (one at UNC CH that took 6 hours to remove my primary 9mm x 365 degrees rectal tumor that took 6 ho...

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • JimmyB
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Stroma...
    7 months ago
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    Removal of rectal tumor

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a ileus which kept me in the hospital for an extra 8 or 9 days. That wasn't too bad except that the doctors couldn't tell me f...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Xmintera
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    7 months ago
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    Y90

    Procedure or Surgery

    Went as planned. Will be on light duty a couple of and then back to work.

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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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