Alanna's Journey with Skin Cancer - Melanoma

Survivor: Skin Cancer - Melanoma

Patient Info: Finished active treatment more than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: over 13 years ago, Female, Age: 46, Stage IIIA

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    • Alanna
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    about 4 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

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    • Alanna
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    about 4 years ago
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    Wide excision surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Alanna
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    about 4 years ago
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    Sentinel lymph node biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Alanna
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    about 4 years ago
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    Full lymph node dissection

    Procedure or Surgery

    1 contained microscopic disease :(

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Alanna
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    about 4 years ago
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    Immunotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Interfuron. This is not an easy drug to handle. I was on it for a year.

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Alanna
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    about 4 years ago
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    Finished treatment

    Celebration

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    • Alanna
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    about 4 years ago
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    Remission

    Celebration

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