ispeaktax's Journey:

Caregiver: Cancer of Unknown Primary > Squamous Cell Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: about 5 years ago, Female, Age: 75

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    • Experience with Squamous Cell Cancer...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Decision Point

    my wife (patient) finds mouth sores so intolerable as to be considering stopping chemo.

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    • ispeaktax
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Cancer...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Infusional 5-FU with Cisplatin

    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • ispeaktax
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Cancer...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Relationship issues

    Oh No

    My wife is resigned to dying soon and I can't support this. It is too soon in her treatment to make this "loss of hopes and dreams" decision.

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