• Csel
    • Experience with Clear Cell, Kidney Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Full right radical open nephrectomy with ivc resection and hilar wall

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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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    • Grampy
    • Experience with Renal Cell Carcinoma
    almost 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Only tumor was to be removed but kidney was more compromised than expected and had to be removed also.

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  1. almost 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Unbeknownst to us or the staff caring for my husband post op his spleen was cut during the left radical nephrectomy. He crashed on ...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  2. almost 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was actually diagnosed with kidney cancer when they were removing my kidneys for another disease (polycystic kidney disease). Th...

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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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    • PeggyRCC
    • Experience with Renal Cell Carcinoma
    about 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    The surgery was uneventful, but I had been misdiagnosed for eight months, with a small scabbed-over stomach ulcer, which was to acco...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • tmkagain
    • Experience with Clear Cell, Kidney Ca...
    about 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    I have had two procedures. A nephrectomy in June 2015 and a lobectomy in April 2016.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Tobefree
    • Experience with Renal Cell Carcinoma
    about 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Kidney removal in 09 from cancer.went into remission up till 2014

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Robin_M
    • Experience with Clear Cell, Kidney Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Many "medical adventures" but no medications until clinical trial.

    Procedure or Surgery

    Watch and wait for lung mets, surgical repair for incision, brain tumor successfully resected, brain radiation. Excellent outcomes, ...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Marshal
    • Experience with Transitional Cell Carc...
    over 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Left Kidney removed

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  3. over 4 years ago
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    Radical Nephrectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was to have a four to five hour surgery, with one hour in recovery and 5 days in the hospital. I had major complications during su...

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Ainehere
    • Experience with Unclassified, Kidney ...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had kidney removed not all cancer removed so advanced cancer Stage 3 -4

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • annogden
    • Experience with Kidney Cancer
    almost 5 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had my kidney removed. They told me they'd use laproscopy, but I woke up to find I'd been opened from under my breasts to below m...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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