• dennis54
    • Experience with Hepatocellular Carcin...
    about 3 years ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    Therasphere at Moffitt Cancer Ctr, Tampa FL. Also taking Nexavar, oral chemotherapy.

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  1. about 3 years ago
    BrandyLynn's Avatar

    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    Had radioembolization as my first treatment. Slight pain that decreased as the days went on. One tumor gone and rest shrank. Need an...

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • adevine
    • Experience with Liver Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    radioembolization back in April a week after my diagnosis. I was in the hospital for about 3 days. I was in a ton of pain since I ha...

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Kathyd
    • Experience with Liver Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    I had cyberknife treatment to a lung met in Oct. It killed the tumor :) It was painless and very effective

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  2. over 5 years ago
    Denisepdx's Avatar

    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    4/6/12 - 9th targeted treatment. This was the 5th Y-90 (Therasphere) radioembolization.

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    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  3. over 5 years ago
    Denisepdx's Avatar

    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    10/27/11 - Fourth Y-90 treatment, only this time to the left lobe (this is the lobe that is providing good liver function.

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    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  4. over 5 years ago
    Denisepdx's Avatar

    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    9/28/11 - Third Yttrium-90 (Therasphere) treatment to the Right lobe. Each treatment to the right lobe has been through a different ...

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    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  5. over 5 years ago
    Denisepdx's Avatar

    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    September 14 - Second targeted radiation treatment of Y-90 (Thersphere) radioembolization.

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    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  6. over 5 years ago
    Denisepdx's Avatar

    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    August 2011 - Following the work-up appointment, with only 4% shunting (leakage), our daughter had her first Yttrium-90 (Therasphere...

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    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  7. about 2 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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  8. over 2 years ago
    brighteyess54's Avatar

    Internal 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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  9. over 2 years ago
    brighteyess54's Avatar

    Internal 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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