Karmie's Journey with Bile Duct (Cholangiocarcinoma) Cancer

Spouse/Partner: Bile Duct (Cholangiocarcinoma) Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: almost 6 years ago, Male, Age: 61

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    over 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

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    Cancer has spread/Metastasized

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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Being treated with Cisplatin(Platinol) & Gemcitabine(Gemzar) every 2 wks.

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    Anemia (low red blood cell counts)

    Side Effects

    Side affects of tiredness, nausea, no hunger, dry skin, constipation from pain and nausea meds. Not able to continue to work, depression.

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