Beaujingles' Journey with B-Cell Lymphoma

Patient: Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma (NHL) > B-Cell Lymphoma

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: about 1 year ago, Male, Age: 78, Stage IV

  1. 1
    11 months ago
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    Finished 4 weekly doses of Rituxan.

    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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  2. 2
    11 months ago
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    Rituxan for low platelet count

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Stage IV

    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  3. 3
    9 months ago
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    Update and on-going monitoring of lymphoma

    Other Care

    7/2019 - low-grade B-cell lymphoma or lymphoplasmacytic type in bone marrow. 10/7/19 - CT scan of chest and abdomen. Small nodes in region of the renal arteries and veins left side, small in size, normal spleen. 10/15/19 - platelet count up to 85K. 6 week "wait and see" if platelet count goes up, down or stays about same.

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  4. 4
    4 months ago
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    Wait and See mode until April when platelet count was under 20K. Now on 420MG Imbruvic (aka Ibrutinib), side effects has been some diarrhea

    Procedure or Surgery

    as of 22nd June platelet count is 73K

    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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