mammakim's Journey with Peritoneal, Mesothelioma

Spouse/Partner: Malignant Mesothelioma > Peritoneal

Patient Info: Living with cancer as a chronic illness (undergoing adjuvant therapy), Diagnosed: over 4 years ago, Male, Age: 56

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    • mammakim
    • Experience with Peritoneal, Mesothelioma
    about 4 years ago
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    exploratory surgery after colonoscopy could not be performed due to blockage

    Procedure or Surgery

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
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  2. 2
    • mammakim
    • Experience with Peritoneal, Mesothelioma
    about 4 years ago
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    diagnoses with peritoneal cancer

    Oh No

    as soon as he was opened up for the exploratory surgery they closed him right back up because he was covered with cancer

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    • mammakim
    • Experience with Peritoneal, Mesothelioma
    about 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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    • mammakim
    • Experience with Peritoneal, Mesothelioma
    about 4 years ago
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    Hair loss (alopecia)

    Side Effects

    other side effects is depression, discoloration and spots on hands and feet

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  5. 5
    • mammakim
    • Experience with Peritoneal, Mesothelioma
    about 4 years ago
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    Cancer is shrinking

    Celebration

    1st scan done after 3 months showed the cancer is shrinking. 6 month scan is coming up and hoping for results just as good or better

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