JMeans13's Journey with Lung Cancer

Family/Friend: Lung Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: over 4 years ago, Male, Age: 76

  1. 1
    over 4 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    Father-in-law received diagnosis of stage 4 lung cancer. It is in lymph nodes and bone. Surgery is not an option.

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  2. 2
    over 4 years ago
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    Treatment or no treatment?

    Decision Point

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

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  3. 3
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    He receives chemo every Thursday. He has had 3 so far. Meets with the Dr next week for evaluation and treatment #4.

    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  4. 4
    over 4 years ago
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    Blood sugar, high (diabetes)

    Side Effects

    At first but he has adjusted his insulin.

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  5. 5
    over 4 years ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

    Side Effects

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

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  6. 6
    over 4 years ago
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    Depression/Anxiety

    Side Effects

    I and my partner believe he might be experiencing depression d/t going from being very active to not being able to do much at all.

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