cancerfree's Journey with Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Anal Cancer

Survivor: Anal Cancer > Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: over 7 years ago, Male, Age: 58, Stage I

  1. 1
    • cancerfree
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Relationship issues

    Oh No

    I guess my Oh No moment is now I want to say goodbye to a 19yr relationship I'm just not happy anymore

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    • cancerfree
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Colostomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I still was scared it was anal cancer and I knew nothing about cancer except Farrah Fawcett had died.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • cancerfree
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    This was the hardest part it seem like everything shut down I was in tremendous pain.

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • cancerfree
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Bleeding

    Side Effects

    there where side effects like diarrhea and lot's of nausea and so much fatique.

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    • cancerfree
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Finished treatment

    Celebration

    By God's Grace The Day I Finished Radiation Was A Blessed Day I Was In Tears But Oh' So Thankful It Was Over, It Was Cause For Celebration.

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    • cancerfree
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    over 3 years ago
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    Decision Point

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

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    • cancerfree
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carci...
    about 2 years ago
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    Finished treatment

    Celebration

    It was the happiest day of my life Oct 16, 2014 this was the day My oncologist told me I was cancer-free I'm finish treatments.

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