• jiml
    • Experience with Clear Cell, Kidney Cancer
    about 1 month ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    11 months after the first metastasis, it metastasized into my thyroid gland. Removed the gland and now on thyroid hormone meds for ...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • jiml
    • Experience with Clear Cell, Kidney Cancer
    about 1 month ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    After 24 years, the renal cell cancer metastasized to my right lung which presented as heart attack like symptoms. Lower lobe of th...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Bearymore
    • Experience with Transitional Cell Ca...
    5 months ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Robotic laparascopic radical right nephrectomy.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Bearymore
    • Experience with Transitional Cell Ca...
    6 months ago
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    Cyto / Ureteroscopy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Outpatient diagnostic procedure to determine whether urothelial cell cancer or renal cell carcinoma

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  1. 11 months ago
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    Cryoablation

    Procedure or Surgery

    This was the least invasive procedure to obliterate my tumor.

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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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  2. 12 months ago
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    Cryoablation of only kidney

    Procedure or Surgery

    Cryoablation went great! Kidney is fine on 3 months check up, only lost 20% of upper area, functions great. Now I need a biopsy of a...

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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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  3. about 1 year ago
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    Nephrectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Removed left kidney. 3 lesions identified on (1) T11, (2) near tail bone, (3) near left rib. Preparing to do intense targeted radiat...

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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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    • glam
    • Experience with Renal Cell Carcinoma
    about 1 year ago
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    Endoscopic Ultrasound

    Procedure or Surgery

    After going to several specialists and considering surgeries would not be curative at all. they would be only to get some material f...

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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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    • JohnnySP
    • Experience with Renal Cell Carcinoma
    over 1 year ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Hama knife treatment which was subsequently followed by an 8 hour crbrain surgery. Surgery was a successful little or no side effect...

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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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    • JohnnySP
    • Experience with Renal Cell Carcinoma
    over 1 year ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Cancer ate away my hip bone, extensive surgery to repair. Was advised “No Cure” for my type of cancer.

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • JohnnySP
    • Experience with Renal Cell Carcinoma
    over 1 year ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Doctor did not shut off blood supply feeding the tumour. Consequently gave the cancer to access my body. Since then cancer has masta...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  4. over 1 year ago
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    Cryo ablation of kidney tumor

    Procedure or Surgery

    I chose this procedure over conventional surgery to save more functionality of my remaining kidney. The tumor was small since I got ...

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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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