stacatwork's Journey with Skin Cancer - Melanoma

Family/Friend: Skin Cancer - Melanoma

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: about 5 years ago, Female, Age: 62, Stage IIIB, BRAF mutation positive: Don't Know, c-kit positive: Don't Know

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    • stacatwork
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    over 4 years ago
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    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    moms tx's are long 2-5 hours 2xs a week, she is losing hair,and weight. 3 wks in and she has ulcers in mouth and throat making it impossible to eat and swallow and her oral meds had to be changed and the new ones are not working as well.

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • stacatwork
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    over 4 years ago
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    Radiation

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

    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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