bbr54's Journey with High-Grade Astrocytoma (also called G...

Patient: Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors in Adults > Glioma > Astrocytoma > High-Grade Astrocytoma (also called Glioblastoma)

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: almost 5 years ago, Male, Age: 62

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    • Experience with High-Grade Astrocytoma (...
    over 4 years ago
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    Relationship issues

    Oh No

    lost my girlfriend once I was diagnosed

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    over 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: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    over 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    My surgery went amazingly well and I am able to live life as before surgery

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Experience with High-Grade Astrocytoma (...
    over 4 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    30 treatments over 6 weeks. Just started to feel very tired towards the end. Lost all my hair in the location of the radiation. It is slowly coming back

    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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