1. 9 months ago
    Barbara345's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    This takes some getting used to.

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Uintah
    • Experience with Endometrioid Adenocarci...
    about 1 year ago
    Uintah's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Port surgery was worse than radical hysterectomy! Got infection, had to sleep on back and wear bra 24/7 for months. No trouble now...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Lori4926
    • Experience with Endometrioid Adenocar...
    over 2 years ago
    Lori4926's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Not clear on what happens when I don’t need the port anymore.

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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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    • wendyp1000
    • Experience with Endometrial (Uterin...
    almost 3 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    It went as expected except for my own error. I am diabetic and my sugar was low that morning. I should have just taken a glucose tab...

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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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  2. over 4 years ago
    wigginitfornow's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Went along fine...feels weird have a chunk of plastic in my body but it is a very useful thing to have...

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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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    • deione
    • Experience with Adenoacanthoma, Endomet...
    over 4 years ago
    deione's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    just had yesterday, surprisingly tender makes it all seem more real

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  3. over 4 years ago
    DebraHeather's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had a power port fitted

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  4. almost 5 years ago
    jcunningham's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Much easier than I anticipated! I feel almost healthy and normal!

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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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  5. about 5 years ago
    julesingb76's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    They put in a power port to make chemo a "smoother process". they did this two weeks before my first chemo session. the incision spl...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  6. over 5 years ago
    SilverBeauty's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had the first chemo IV infusion, without the port, and the second chemo was done through the port. It was a lot easier to move a...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • mduclos
    • Experience with Serous Carcinoma
    almost 6 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a port installed this time, since I had problems with the intravenous last time. My veins were pretty well shot after 6 chemo...

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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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    • SusieQ213
    • Experience with Endometrioid Adenoca...
    almost 6 years ago
    SusieQ213's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had pain on the day of the implant but was fine the next day.

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