1. 10 days ago
    11yrsurvivor's Avatar

    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    On third bout now.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • KateK56
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcinom...
    12 days ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Has issues with healing. It's been a year and it still hurts to take a deep

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • cards7up
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    12 days ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a local recurrence after my original dx. In 2013, I had VATS surgery to remove LRL and had no problems with recovery.

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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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    • Rusty12
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung C...
    about 1 month ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Very painful- rib/nerve pain

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Sisbill
    • Experience with Lung Cancer
    about 1 month ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Feeling very blessed that it was diagnosed as stage 1 and had not spread.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Active
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung Ca...
    about 1 month ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    first lobectomy side effect included collapsed lung. I have done treatment with IVC therapy for 3 weeks prior to surgery in an integ...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • BadLungs56
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    about 1 month ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Ended up in a coma for 8 weeks. Had to learn to talk, eat and write again. 7 months in hispitals and rehabs.

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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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    • ShelleyE
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    about 1 month ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I did not realize how invasive this surgery would be. I did not realize that a lobe was half my left lung. Coughing after surgery ...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • pandabear
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung...
    about 1 month ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Pain to my left side upon strecthing or turning my body

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Lindros88
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung...
    3 months ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Really didnt know what to expect. Alot of pain. Took minths to heal

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • KathyMarie
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lun...
    5 months ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    2 weeks after- still recovering. Even though robotic surgery, more pain than I expected

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Luv2ATV
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung C...
    6 months ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Air leak that refuses to heal 2 weeks after surgery

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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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