riverrat's Journey with Small Cell, Lung Cancer

Spouse/Partner: Lung Cancer > Small Cell

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: over 4 years ago, Male, Age: 72, Stage Extensive, SIADH: Don't Know

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    • riverrat
    • Experience with Small Cell, Lung Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    After first chemo cycle: hospitalized a week for electrolyte issues and then additional four days for pneumonia. Second cycle postponed for a week. Will begin second cycle next week.

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • riverrat
    • Experience with Small Cell, Lung Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Low white blood cell counts (neutropenia)

    Side Effects

    weight loss, fatigue, mouth sores,constipation, chemo fog,stool leakage; electrolyte issues; pneumonia

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