Lthompson's Journey with Multiple Myeloma

Patient: Multiple Myeloma

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: almost 9 years ago, Male, Age: 64

  1. 1
    about 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    Originally diagnosed with MGUS that shortly turned into Multiple Myeloma

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  2. 2
    about 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Revlimid, dexamethizone , and Zometa

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  3. 3
    about 5 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

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

    Painless Experience: 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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    Procedure or Surgery

    Bone Marrow Transplant

    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  5. 5
    about 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  6. 6
    about 5 years ago
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    Heart problems/heart damage

    Side Effects

    Velcade caused many many side affects and caused my heart attack

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  7. 7
    about 5 years ago
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    Revlimid and dexamethizone currently doing trial

    Clinical Trial

    I still have side affects from the velcade ie; neuropathy , also velcade side affects have made it so I couldn't get additional chemo until now, a year later-- I'm lucky to be alive!

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  8. 8
    about 5 years ago
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    Clinical Trial

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

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