sjej1's Journey with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer

Patient: Colorectal (Colon) Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: almost 4 years ago, Female, Stage IV

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    • sjej1
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a sigmoidectomy 4.5 years ago. Recently back surgery to relieve pressure tumor was placing on a nerve in my back.

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I feel like my life revolves around chemo.

    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Radiation is every day!

    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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