• DebsCfight
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lun...
    27 days ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    My port aches along with my shoulder.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Vabchgirl4
    • Experience with Small Cell, Lung Ca...
    5 months ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    On August 17th

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • mama47mac
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung...
    6 months ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    My first chemotherapy port was a disaster! We figured out I am allergic to surgical glue. It got infected and had to be removed and ...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Journey
    • Experience with Bronchioloalveolar Car...
    about 1 year ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had my port put in the same day as my bone biopsy. It was an outpatient proceedure and it went very well. I was very happy to ha...

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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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    • cmpcoleman
    • Experience with Small Cell, Lung Ca...
    over 2 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    The surgery went well but the side effects are bad. The site where my port implanted (just above right breast) is still sore to touc...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Tsmls1984
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung...
    almost 3 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I feel anyone who has to receive chemo or treatment for a length of time this procedure is a life saver. Less stress on me to be ab...

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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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  1. almost 3 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had some soreness in my neck and my upper chest, but nothing that would make me regret having the port implanted.

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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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    • Carchar1
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung ...
    over 3 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I see what others go thru without the port and am thankful I have it.

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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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    • Viajo
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung Cancer
    almost 4 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    If you are a hunter, get the implant in the other shoulder! Be careful with puppies who jump up and scratch the port and it gets inf...

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • Mjones
    • Experience with Small Cell, Lung Cancer
    almost 4 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    3/2/15 He had the Port put in today. This will make appointments so much easier. The procedure was very minimal and has great benefits.

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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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    • Susanq
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung Ca...
    almost 4 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I have had enough with people poking me with needles! I have such mixed emotions about this thing! I feel like I now have a neon sig...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • tndrft001
    • Experience with Large Cell Carcinoma...
    over 4 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    11/12/2014 Port placed, right upper chest.

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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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