crudd123's Journey:

Patient: Sarcoma - Adult Soft Tissue Cancer > Spindle Cell Tumor

Patient Info: Newly diagnosed (has not begun treatment), Diagnosed: over 4 years ago, Female, Age: 56, Stage II

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    • crudd123
    • Experience with Spindle Cell Tumor
    over 4 years ago
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    needle biopsy of thyroid

    Procedure or Surgery

    Scheduled for a needle biopsy on Feb 28th to check a lesion on my thyroid.

    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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    • crudd123
    • Experience with Spindle Cell Tumor
    about 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • crudd123
    • Experience with Spindle Cell Tumor
    over 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    they did not get clear margins the first surgery, so 2 weeks later had to do additional surgery

    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • crudd123
    • Experience with Spindle Cell Tumor
    about 4 years ago
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    needle biopsy of thyroid

    Procedure or Surgery

    Wasn't as bad as I thought! Surgeon said they may do another one in 6 months!

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • crudd123
    • Experience with Spindle Cell Tumor
    about 4 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

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

    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • crudd123
    • Experience with Spindle Cell Tumor
    about 4 years ago
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    Remission

    Celebration

    Saw the doctor and I don't have to go back to see her until August 1st. Then they will do a cat scan of my lungs to make sure cancer hasn't spread. It scan shows all clear, doctor will release me for 6 months! Yea!

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    • crudd123
    • Experience with Spindle Cell Tumor
    over 3 years ago
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    Other

    Celebration

    I got some wonderful news today! I am still cancer free! I had an x-ray of my lungs and they are clear! Praise God!

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    • crudd123
    • Experience with Spindle Cell Tumor
    almost 3 years ago
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    Remission

    Celebration

    July 2014-just received the results of my cat scan of my lungs! It's all clear so I am cancer free and don't have to go back for another 6 months to get scanned again! Praise God!

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    • crudd123
    • Experience with Spindle Cell Tumor
    about 4 years ago
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    Radiation

    Only on 3rd day but so far so good!

    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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