lakehouse's Journey with Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors in Adults

Patient: Brain and Spinal Cord Tumors in Adults

Patient Info: Newly diagnosed (has not begun treatment), Diagnosed: almost 4 years ago, Female, Age: 53

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    • lakehouse
    • Experience with Brain and Spinal Cor...
    almost 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I TAKE TEMODAR FOR 42 DAYS ALREADY HAD 4 DOSES

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • lakehouse
    • Experience with Brain and Spinal Cor...
    almost 4 years ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    Had 2 treatments each time its 7 zaps so far so good

    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • lakehouse
    • Experience with Brain and Spinal Cor...
    almost 4 years ago
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    na

    Decision Point

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

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    • lakehouse
    • Experience with Brain and Spinal Cor...
    almost 4 years ago
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    doing physical therpy on the left leg

    Other Care

    where I'm going they have the leg moving again

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    • lakehouse
    • Experience with Brain and Spinal Cor...
    almost 4 years ago
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    Just want to get thru this

    Decision Point

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

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    • lakehouse
    • Experience with Brain and Spinal Cor...
    almost 4 years ago
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    I'm doing better now that I know what to expect

    Other Care

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

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    • lakehouse
    • Experience with Brain and Spinal Cor...
    over 3 years ago
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    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I have been on Avastin for 2 treatments and the tumors shrunk. Just had my 3rd one Thursday. I'll go back on in January to see if it's still shrinking.

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • lakehouse
    • Experience with Brain and Spinal Cor...
    about 3 years ago
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    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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    • lakehouse
    • Experience with Brain and Spinal Cor...
    about 3 years ago
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    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    In September my GBM returned I finished radiation and chemo in June 2013.Doctor took me off temador and put me on Avastin every 3 weeks with lomustin ( CeeNU) every 6 weeks I had 2 MRI and each time so far it has reduce in size on February I'll have another MRI. My walking has improved.

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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