elizam22's Journey with Adenocarcinoma, Lung Cancer

Patient: Lung Cancer > Non-Small Cell > Adenocarcinoma

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: about 6 years ago, Female, Age: 53, Stage IV, EGFR mutation positive: Yes

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    • elizam22
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    about 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    The initial treatment knocked me on my butt, but I bounced right back up

    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • elizam22
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    about 5 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I was approved to use Tarceva. It was a blessing (at first)

    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • elizam22
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    about 5 years ago
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    Cancer is back/Recurred

    Oh No

    the Tarceva was doing a great job of shrinking my tumors for a few months, then it just stopped.

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    • elizam22
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    about 5 years ago
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    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • elizam22
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    about 5 years ago
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    Rejected from 1st Clinical Trial

    Clinical Trial

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

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