• hessteh
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 8 years ago
    hessteh's Avatar

    Procedure or Surgery

    2005 Low anterior resection for rectal cancer. Stage II. No lymph nodes. Negative margin. Got it all!! 2011 Abdominal perineal re...

    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
    • egdal
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 8 years ago
    egdal's Avatar

    Removal of rectal tumor

    Procedure or Surgery

    Walking the halls within a few days.. Then infection and 2nd surgery--Long recovery and very weak. Colostomy

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
    0 Comments
    • Salical
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 8 years ago
    Salical's Avatar

    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    My surgery was a rt colectomy with assisted laparoscopy. this was done on Monday. all of Ascending Colom removed and part of the tr...

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
    0 Comments
  1. almost 8 years ago
    Happyinthesun's Avatar

    Colostomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    GREAT recovery. We walked around the hospital for what had to have been over 1 mile within several hours of his surgery.

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
    0 Comments
    • EskimoDoll
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
    almost 8 years ago
    EskimoDoll's Avatar

    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I did well. And was out of the hospital in record time. Surgery - Wednesday, Home by Friday, Garage Sale-ing by Sunday... And it wa...

    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
  2. about 8 years ago
    AuthorBonnie's Avatar

    Procedure or Surgery

    Please feel free to read my book 'Where the Sun Don't Shine' A compelling memoir about surviving and body image. bonniehartle.com

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
    2 Comments
    • RebeccaW
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    about 8 years ago
    RebeccaW's Avatar

    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    The surgery and recovery went quicker than expected. It was hard to see my husband go through sometng so humbling but his faith pull...

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
    1 Comment
    • markwithey
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
    about 8 years ago
    markwithey's Avatar

    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    The doctor and nurses were great in the post surgery ward of Sutter Roseville Hospital. It wa rough on the pain meds but once I was ...

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
    0 Comments
    • dearestdeb
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Col...
    about 8 years ago
    dearestdeb's Avatar

    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Lobectomy. Removal of a segment of my lung.

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    0 Comments
    • dearestdeb
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Col...
    about 8 years ago
    dearestdeb's Avatar

    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Second look surgery and reversal of ostomy. Dr. Sugarbaker sees no cancer. Tells me to go home and live my life!

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
    0 Comments
    • dearestdeb
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Col...
    about 8 years ago
    dearestdeb's Avatar

    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    13 hour surgery. with ostomy.

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
    0 Comments
    • dearestdeb
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Col...
    about 8 years ago
    dearestdeb's Avatar

    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    6 hour surgery. Diagnosed with stage 4 appendix cancer

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
    0 Comments
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 69
  4. 70
  5. 71
  6. 72
  7. 74
  8. 76
  9. 77
  10. 78
  11. 79
  12. 83
  13. 84