spamgirl24's Journey with Adenocarcinoma, Esophagus Cancer

Spouse/Partner: Esophagus (Esophageal) Cancer > Adenocarcinoma

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: over 5 years ago, Male, Age: 43

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    • spamgirl24
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Eso...
    about 5 years ago
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    Oh No

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    • spamgirl24
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Eso...
    about 5 years ago
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    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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    Easy to Do: Not Specified
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    • spamgirl24
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Eso...
    about 2 years ago
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    esophagectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    stomach is smaller to my husband has to eat smaller meals. there's also this thing called dumping. if you eat oily food, sugary, or too rich, the body doesn't process it properly and he gets shaky, exhausted, and sleepy. other than that, he it is Jan 2015 and it's been 2 1/2 years since the surgery. things are going well.

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
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