Tdbrown60's Journey with Lung Cancer

Spouse/Partner: Lung Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: over 5 years ago, Male, Age: 73

  1. 1
    over 4 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    I had been suspicious for awhile and kept asking my husband to go get checked out. It wasn't until he began coughing up blood that he decided to go.

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  2. 2
    over 4 years ago
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    Had a bronchoscopey and biopsy done to determine the type of lung cancer

    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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  3. 3
    over 4 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Radiation started with minimal or no side affects.

    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  4. 4
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy and radiation combined

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Weekly Chemotherapy was added to treatment with daily radiation. Still no transparent side effects.

    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
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