DaleS's Journey:

Patient: Kidney Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: over 5 years ago, Male, Age: 69, Stage IV

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    • DaleS
    • Experience with Kidney Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    my nephrectomy lead to pulmonary embolism

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • DaleS
    • Experience with Kidney Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    temsirolimus and then sutent

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    temsirolimus gave me 6 diseases // /Sutent is being gentler

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • DaleS
    • Experience with Kidney Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I'm in my second round with Sutent. The Oncologist found after the first round that one mass had shrunk, one hadn't moved and one had grown slowly, so we are going to try round two.

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • DaleS
    • Experience with Kidney Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Cancer has spread/Metastasized

    Oh No

    I'm seeking cancer support groups. Especially pRCC. Can you help me find a support group.

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