MaryEllen's Journey with Multiple Myeloma

Patient: Multiple Myeloma

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: over 5 years ago, Female, Age: 65

  1. 1
    about 5 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    On medical leave from my job

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  2. 2
    about 5 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    as my radiation was upper body, I had great difficulty swallowing for about 10 days

    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  3. 3
    about 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    no ill effects so far; just some fatigue

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