Suerob's Journey with Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST)...

Patient: Small Intestine Cancer > Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST)

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: almost 11 years ago, Female, Age: 67

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    • Suerob
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Stroma...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Cancer has spread/Metastasized

    Oh No

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    • Suerob
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Stroma...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was very lucky. I had an excellent surgeon and my quality of life is so much better than some who have had this type cancer.

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Suerob
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Stroma...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Nausea medicine

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • Suerob
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Stroma...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Pain medicine

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • Suerob
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Stroma...
    almost 7 years ago
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    I take Gleevec, which is a gene targeted chemo.

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Suerob
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Stroma...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Side Effects

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