ElaineW's Journey with Pancreatic Cancer

Spouse/Partner: Pancreatic Cancer

Patient Info: Newly diagnosed (has not begun treatment), Diagnosed: about 4 years ago, Male, Age: 53, Stage IV

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    • ElaineW
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Folfirinox

    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • ElaineW
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Other

    Symptoms

    Fatigue, feeling full very quickly

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    • ElaineW
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Low white blood cell counts (neutropenia)

    Side Effects

    Too low to take treatment yesterday. Taking shots to improve white blood cell counts and will try again next week

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    • ElaineW
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Pain

    Side Effects

    Pain in bones from meds to make white blood cell count higher, a typical side effect. Hydrocodone made him feel better

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    • ElaineW
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Tumor marker went down after one treatment. Yeah!

    Celebration

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    • ElaineW
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Nausea/Vomiting

    Side Effects

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    • ElaineW
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Side Effects

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    • ElaineW
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    Oh No

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    • ElaineW
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    Lost loved one

    Loss

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