• MsRider
    • Experience with Appendix Cancer
    8 months ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Port surgery was pretty easy and not painful. My port has been a great asset to my treatment. I’m very glad I had it done.

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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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    • Sylvc56
    • Experience with Appendix Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Port placement went well however I ended up with a DVT in neck. Cannot use for blood draws. When I go for port flushing, tends to be...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  1. over 5 years ago
    trufunky's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a picc installed into my right arm to administer chemotherapy.

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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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  2. almost 7 years ago
    azurelle's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Now it's real. There's no removing this, just as there's no removing the cancer.

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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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  3. about 7 years ago
    Ravenmom's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Mediport and feeding tube inserted. Mediport has been great. I hated that feeding tube.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • jenpwrs
    • Experience with Mucinous Adenocarcinom...
    over 7 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    On the ninth day I got a new port and went home. Of course, the incision opened a few days later. Thankfully, it was small, but I ...

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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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    • jenpwrs
    • Experience with Mucinous Adenocarcinom...
    over 7 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    After a few treatments my veins gave out. I was so scared to have the port implanted because surgeries had been so tough the previo...

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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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    • abrub
    • Experience with Mucinous Adenocarcinoma ...
    about 8 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    One month after my belly port was removed, my chest port was placed. Actually, it was a double procedure. The port was implanted, a...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Sylvc56
    • Experience with Appendix Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Zombea1963
    • Experience with Mucinous Adenocarci...
    over 4 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    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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  4. almost 7 years ago
    Julitina's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  5. about 7 years ago
    Militarymedic9's Avatar

    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

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