mamasmiles' Journey with Kidney Cancer

Survivor: Kidney Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment more than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: about 35 years ago, Female, Age: 37, Stage I

  1. 1
    over 4 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    I was diagnosed with Wilms' Tumor at 22 months.

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  2. 2
    over 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Removal of left kidney (and appendix, just because...)

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  3. 3
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Vincristine and Dactinomycin

    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  4. 4
    over 4 years ago
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    National Wilms' Tumor Study Group Member

    Clinical Trial

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

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  5. 5
    over 4 years ago
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    Anniversary

    Celebration

    Celebrated thirty years of survivorship with a fundraiser for the American Cancer Society (http://mamasmiles.com/small-hands-creating-hope-page/)

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