mom2aleyna's Journey with Kidney Cancer

Caregiver: Kidney Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: over 5 years ago, Female, Age: 11, Stage II

  1. 1
    about 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    My daughter complained of side aches and she then became lethargic and ran a fever of 101.6. We made an appointment with the pediatrician and she sent us to the ER. After a CT scan, Aleyna was admitted into the hospital with a diagnosis of Wilms Tumor.

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  2. 2
    about 5 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    She had the tumor and her entire right kidney removed.

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  3. 3
    about 5 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    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: Agree
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  4. 4
    about 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    We have only completed one (of 13) sessions.

    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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