• Nana212
    • Experience with Appendix Cancer
    3 months ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    digestive issues continue

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • MsRider
    • Experience with Appendix Cancer
    8 months ago
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    Long-term catheter

    Procedure or Surgery

    Nephrostomy tube place. Collection bag for urine due to blocked ureter. Very painful. Had for 5 months.

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • MsRider
    • Experience with Appendix Cancer
    8 months ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Surgery to remove tumor inside bladder. Catheter for a week after.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • MsRider
    • Experience with Appendix Cancer
    8 months ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Debunking and HIPEC performed. Doctor was hopeful that it was curative. Very hard recovery. Got a staph infection. Was down for thre...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • 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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    • MsRider
    • Experience with Appendix Cancer
    8 months ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Cytoreductive surgery. Was expecting HIPEC. Could not perform HIPEC because tumors were in removable.

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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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    • MsRider
    • Experience with Appendix Cancer
    8 months ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Complete hysterectomy with debunking.

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • abrub
    • Experience with Mucinous Adenocarcinoma ...
    10 months ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Surgery to remove the latest new met from my appendix cancer; went more easily than I could ever have anticipated, despite being ope...

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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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    • Patkinson
    • Experience with Mucinous Adenocarcin...
    about 1 year ago
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    Hysterectomy and removal of apendix

    Procedure or Surgery

    My recovery from the hysterectomy and appendix was an open surgery so I was down for 8 week. Then I had to go to and oncologist for ...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • abrub
    • Experience with Mucinous Adenocarcinoma ...
    about 3 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    10.5 hours of surgery to fight thru adhesions from 3 prior surgeries. Results are not all clear. There was a discrete tumor that wa...

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    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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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Just underwent cytoreduction and HIPEC on 8/03/16. Painful & extensive are words I would like to use to describe it however, if thi...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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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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