Lonnie1950's Journey with Head & Neck/Throat Cancer

Spouse/Partner: Head & Neck/Throat Cancer

Patient Info: Prefer not to answer/not applicable/unsure, Diagnosed: about 2 years ago, Male, Age: 66, Stage IVA

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    • Lonnie1950
    • Experience with Head & Neck/Throat ...
    over 1 year ago
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    Just Diagnosed

    Oh No

    Thought he just had a lump on side of neck.

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    • Lonnie1950
    • Experience with Head & Neck/Throat ...
    over 1 year ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    He experienced a chyle leak from the surgery and had a drain tube. A fat free diet was prescribed.

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Lonnie1950
    • Experience with Head & Neck/Throat ...
    over 1 year ago
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    Could not do radiation due to claustrophobia and anxiety.

    Radiation

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

    Painless Experience: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Lonnie1950
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    over 1 year ago
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    Cancer has spread/Metastasized

    Oh No

    Cancer came back in lymph nodes

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    • Lonnie1950
    • Experience with Head & Neck/Throat ...
    over 1 year ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Hospitalized 4 days with 3 types of chemo 24 hours a day. Did this once a month for three months

    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Lonnie1950
    • Experience with Head & Neck/Throat ...
    over 1 year ago
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    Nausea medicine

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • Lonnie1950
    • Experience with Head & Neck/Throat ...
    over 1 year ago
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    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • Lonnie1950
    • Experience with Head & Neck/Throat ...
    over 1 year ago
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    Cancer is back/Recurred

    Oh No

    Intense chemo did not work. Put on Opdivo

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    • Lonnie1950
    • Experience with Head & Neck/Throat ...
    over 1 year ago
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    Opdivo/immutherapy drug

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Only had one infusion. No side effects so far

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