SRJ's Journey with Skin Cancer - Melanoma

Survivor: Skin Cancer - Melanoma

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: about 10 years ago, Female, Age: 47, Stage IIIA, BRAF mutation positive: Don't Know, c-kit positive: Don't Know

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    • SRJ
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    over 4 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

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    • SRJ
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    over 4 years ago
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    Full lymph node dissection

    Procedure or Surgery

    Dealing with lymphadema & loss of feeling in leg (right groin dissection)

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

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    High dose interferon - one month. Horrible experience!

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • SRJ
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    over 4 years ago
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    Lymphedema

    Side Effects

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  5. 5
    • SRJ
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    over 4 years ago
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    Anniversary

    Celebration

    5 years coming up in March 2012!

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    • SRJ
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    over 4 years ago
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    Decision Point

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