pebjns' Journey with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer

Caregiver: Colorectal (Colon) Cancer

Patient Info: Living with cancer as a chronic illness (undergoing adjuvant therapy), Diagnosed: over 7 years ago, Female, Age: 70

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    • pebjns
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    Cancer was found during hernia surgery.

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    • pebjns
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 5 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • pebjns
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 5 years ago
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    Finished treatment

    Celebration

    after 6 months of chemo, CAT scan showed no disease.

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    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 5 years ago
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    Cancer is back/Recurred

    Oh No

    12 months after initial chemo treatment, scan showed cancer returned.

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    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 5 years ago
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    Clinical Trial

    after 1 year of chemo treatment, cancer was still showing progression. began clinical trial in Feb. 2012 with good results, cancer is not advancing.

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    • pebjns
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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