caviar918's Journey with Nasopharyngeal Cancer

Spouse/Partner: Head & Neck/Throat Cancer > Nasopharyngeal Cancer

Patient Info: Receiving hospice or palliative care, Diagnosed: almost 6 years ago, Male, Age: 67, Stage IV

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    • caviar918
    • Experience with Nasopharyngeal Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • Experience with Nasopharyngeal Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

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    Painless Experience: Not Specified
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    • Experience with Nasopharyngeal Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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    Easy to Do: Not Specified
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    • caviar918
    • Experience with Nasopharyngeal Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Eating problems (anorexia)

    Side Effects

    had eating problems due to radiation causing esophagus to close. Have had dilations that corrected this problem. Also have dry mouth. Had weakness and fatigue that cleared up following treatment

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    • caviar918
    • Experience with Nasopharyngeal Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    PET scan

    Procedure or Surgery

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
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    • caviar918
    • Experience with Nasopharyngeal Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Cancer is back/Recurred

    Oh No

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    • caviar918
    • Experience with Nasopharyngeal Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Home Hospice

    Other Care

    Just started this part of the journey. Have been told that the end will not happen quickly.

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