• PattyP
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung Ca...
    6 months ago
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    Pneumonectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I went to work a few weeks after surgery.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  1. 8 months ago
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    Surgery to remove lung cancer that has spread

    Procedure or Surgery

    Week in the hospital for recovery. Fist tumors were removed in nov 2017 then returned in march 2018 second brain tumor removal. Over...

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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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    • Rock-on
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung C...
    8 months ago
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    Chemoimmunotherapy

    Procedure or Surgery

    The side effects of the chemo treatment begin after 2 days. 6 days after the chemo, the side effects of the treatment are less notic...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Rock-on
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung C...
    8 months ago
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    Fluid removed from lung

    Procedure or Surgery

    Having fluid drained was an easy (non-intrusive, 1 hour) outpatient procedure. After 1 day of "internal readjustment," I noticed im...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Lynash
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung Ca...
    8 months ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    The operation was a bust so dr couldn’t do anything but close me up I was heartbroken and Mad as XXX!

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • pompeysh1a
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lun...
    10 months ago
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    Video assisted thoracic surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    In short, I was a superwoman prior to surgery. Started going down by the head quickly after surgery and chemo.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Gizz
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung Cancer
    about 1 year ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had left upper lung removed. Everything went well except air escaped under skin and wouldn't leave lung captivate. Had a wound vat i...

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

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had robotic surgery to remove upper lobe of left lung less than 3 weeks ago. Much easier than I anticipated, very little pain and sm...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • magic
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung Cancer
    about 1 year ago
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    taking Tarceva

    Procedure or Surgery

    I am able to do anything but have a smaller lung capacity and get put of breath. I have had skin rashes and sores in my hair which f...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • wyde1340
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung ...
    over 1 year ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Surgery was to place a rod in femur because I broke it just sitting on the couch

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • LFM
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung Cancer
    over 1 year ago
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    Other

    Procedure or Surgery

    Biopsy

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  2. over 1 year ago
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    Segmentectomy or wedge resection

    Procedure or Surgery

    Surgery #2. Double wedge resection 2013

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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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