1. about 5 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Was an experience going for proton beam therapy. Helped to know it was zapping the tumor

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Nursesknow
    • Experience with Intraocular Melanom...
    over 5 years ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    I had a radio-isoptope 125I put in my right eyeball and then I hung out in a room for 5 days. The good news is my sweet boyfriend at...

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Vickiecs
    • Experience with Intraocular Melanoma ...
    over 6 years ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    Completed Bractherapy on March 4, 2014

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    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • marym
    • Experience with Intraocular Melanoma (al...
    almost 8 years ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    Unpleasant at the least during the experience; radiation was a fearful partner with brain surgery following the anxiety of diagnosis.

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • tjw6150
    • Experience with Uveal Melanoma
    about 8 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    In 2005, I had proton beam radiation of the tumor in my right eye. I was fascinated by the technology; the procedure was pretty pai...

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • ROMO
    • Experience with Uveal Melanoma
    about 8 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Did damage as well as good to my eye

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Bearpond
    • Experience with Intraocular Melanoma ...
    about 2 years ago
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    Radiation

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  2. almost 6 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • CeWebb87
    • Experience with Intraocular Melanoma ...
    about 6 years ago
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    proton beam therapy

    Radiation

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Painless Experience: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • clz101
    • Experience with Intraocular Melanoma (a...
    about 6 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • deogi1
    • Experience with Intraocular Melanoma (a...
    over 6 years ago
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    Radiation

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • ilong
    • Experience with Uveal Melanoma
    almost 8 years ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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