StephenT's Journey with Renal Cell Carcinoma

Patient: Kidney Cancer > Renal Cell Carcinoma

Patient Info: Diagnosed: over 8 years ago, Male, Age: 76, Stage IV

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    • StephenT
    • Experience with Renal Cell Carcinoma
    over 8 years ago
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    Procedure or Surgery

    Had nephrectomy and spleenectomy on March 18th. A week later had to have surgery to remove a clot at the site of the spleenectomy. On April 3rd had a abdominal aorta aneurysm repaired. On April 6th, had the spleenic artery stump bleed and almost died, had coils placed in the stump. Finally got home on April 15th

    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified