purplekathy46's Journey with Pancreatic Cancer

Spouse/Partner: Pancreatic Cancer

Patient Info: Newly diagnosed (has not begun treatment), Diagnosed: over 5 years ago, Male, Age: 83

  1. 1
    over 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    Well we thought Kenny was passing a kidney stone, boy were we wrong! Pancreatic Cancer

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  2. 2
    over 5 years ago
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    endoscopic ultra sound

    Procedure or Surgery

    Unresectable stage four however it has not metastized and the lymph nodes are ok just the major veins: splenic and portal.

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  3. 3
    over 5 years ago
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    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  4. 4
    over 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Well he takes xeloda pills 3 twice a day he definitely needs antinausea

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  5. 5
    over 5 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Makes you very tired

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