LookingUp's Journey with Lung Cancer

Family/Friend: Lung Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: about 10 years ago, Female, Age: 71

  1. 1
    over 9 years ago
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    Oh No

    A week before Thanksgiving, Mom went in to ER for rapid heart rate. After a scan, they found a very large tumor in her chest cavity. Days later, they diagnosed Mom with Stage IV Lung Cancer - Extensive. It all happened very very quickly.

  2. 2
    over 9 years ago
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    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Mom did 6 rounds of chemo, each lasting 3 days, with 3 weeks in between each round of treatment.

    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree