kimmyann1957's Journey:

Spouse/Partner: Lung Cancer

Patient Info: Prefer not to answer/not applicable/unsure, Diagnosed: almost 6 years ago, Male

  1. 1
    about 5 years ago
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    Oh No

    We found out my partner had stage 3b lung cancer!

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  2. 2
    about 5 years ago
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    Radiation to lung and Gamma knife to brain

    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  3. 3
    about 5 years ago
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    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  4. 4
    about 5 years ago
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    Radiation

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

    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  5. 5
    about 5 years ago
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    Decision Point

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

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  6. 6
    about 5 years ago
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    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  7. 7
    about 5 years ago
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    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  8. 8
    about 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    He had one treatment of chemo but his blood count dropped and never recovered enough to have more chemo.

    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  9. 9
    about 5 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    He had radiation to the lung and it made him so tired and achy and then it spread to his brain and he had the Gamma knife procedure and after that he went downhill fast and the gamma made him all swollen and miserable.

    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  10. 10
    about 5 years ago
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    Celebration

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

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  11. 11
    about 5 years ago
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    Lost loved one

    Loss

    My partner was diagnosed in August 2011 and he passed away Feb 2012.

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  12. 12
    about 5 years ago
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    Decision Point

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

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  13. 13
    about 5 years ago
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    Hospice

    Other Care

    I brought my love home from the hospital on a Tues evening with the Angels of Hospice in place and he passed that Sat. morning in his favorite recliner just like he wanted to.

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