Pinkzilla0's Journey:

Survivor: Hodgkin Disease

Patient Info: Finished active treatment more than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: almost 30 years ago, Female, Age: 46, Stage III

  1. 1
    over 4 years ago
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    Found a lump in neck

    Oh No

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  2. 2
    over 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Biopsy

    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  3. 3
    over 4 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    It.s Hodgkins

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  4. 4
    over 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Splenectomy.. Laparotomy. Tumor removed behind lung.

    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  5. 5
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    15 months Drugs: A.B.V.D. M.O.P.P.

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  6. 6
    over 4 years ago
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    Nausea/Vomiting

    Side Effects

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  7. 7
    over 4 years ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

    Side Effects

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  8. 8
    over 4 years ago
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    Hair loss (alopecia)

    Side Effects

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  9. 9
    over 4 years ago
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    Mood changes

    Side Effects

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  10. 10
    over 4 years ago
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    Pain

    Side Effects

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  11. 11
    over 4 years ago
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    Nerve damage (peripheral neuropathy)

    Side Effects

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  12. 12
    over 4 years ago
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    Weight loss

    Side Effects

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  13. 13
    over 4 years ago
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    wanted to quit treatment,

    Decision Point

    I was 15. Too much nausea Very bad veins- it took multiple pokes to find a suitable vein.

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  14. 14
    over 4 years ago
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    decided to continue, doctors made things a little easier

    Decision Point

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  15. 15
    over 4 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

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    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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  16. 16
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    continued with chemo

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  17. 17
    over 4 years ago
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    Remission

    Celebration

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  18. 18
    over 4 years ago
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    diagnosed with osteonecrosis

    Oh No

    one year after finishing Chemo, i started having pain in my knees. turns out that the prednisone i was given as one of my chemotherapy drugs caused what would become a lifelong debilitating and severe chronic pain condition.

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