ljs' Journey:

Survivor: Colorectal (Colon) Cancer

Patient Info: Living with cancer as a chronic illness (undergoing adjuvant therapy), Diagnosed: over 7 years ago, Male, Age: 73, Stage IV

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    • ljs
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Chemo brain

    Side Effects

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    • ljs
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Depression/Anxiety

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    • ljs
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Nerve damage (peripheral neuropathy)

    Side Effects

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    • ljs
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Sexual side effects

    Side Effects

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    • ljs
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Side Effects

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    • ljs
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Remission

    Celebration

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    • ljs
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Decided to quit chemo and told I had maybe five months to live.

    Decision Point

    A couple of months later went into remission.

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    • ljs
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Other Care

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    • ljs
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Nausea medicine

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • ljs
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Oh No

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