helenm's Journey with Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

Patient: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL) > B-Cell Lymphoma > Diffuse Large B-Cell Lymphoma

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: over 8 years ago, Female, Age: 65, Stage I

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    • helenm
    • Experience with Diffuse Large B-Cell Ly...
    almost 8 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    6 cycles of R-CHOP started July 2013, completed 28th October 2013

    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Experience with Diffuse Large B-Cell Ly...
    about 8 years ago
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    Medicine for low white blood cell count

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    almost 8 years ago
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    Nausea medicine

    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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    • Experience with Diffuse Large B-Cell Ly...
    about 8 years ago
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    Hair loss (alopecia)

    Side Effects

    As well as hair loss, hoarseness throughout the chemotherapy, nausea, chest pains

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    • Experience with Diffuse Large B-Cell Ly...
    almost 8 years ago
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    Loss of voice for 4 months

    Side Effects

    spent most of the time squeaking with my very hoarse voice. After 6th cycle of R-CHOP , it has started to return to normal

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    • helenm
    • Experience with Diffuse Large B-Cell Ly...
    almost 8 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    lumbar puncture chemotherapy started Nov 2013

    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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