hopefull's Journey:

Patient: Head & Neck/Throat Cancer > Laryngeal and Hypopharyngeal Cancer

Patient Info: Prefer not to answer/not applicable/unsure, Diagnosed: almost 5 years ago, Male, Age: 84, Stage IV

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    • hopefull
    • Experience with Laryngeal and Hypopha...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Body part/function

    Loss

    lost voice

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    • hopefull
    • Experience with Laryngeal and Hypopha...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    CT showed spot on voice box scope put thru nose showed polup growth bioopsphy showed polup to be malignet removed most of polup with laser surgery (1st surgery) removed additional growth with laser surgery (2nd surgery) setting up 3rd surgery though neck to remove right vocal cord ( could not be done with laser)

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