HelenMarshall's Journey with Squamous Cell Carcinoma, Anal Cancer

Survivor: Anal Cancer > Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: over 7 years ago, Female, Age: 73, Stage II

  1. 1
    about 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    No pain, no symptoms...not prepared for a cancer diagnosis!

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  2. 2
    about 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy and radiation combined

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  3. 3
    about 5 years ago
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    Radiation and chemotherapy together

    Radiation

    The Brits have a reason for calling it "Pelvic Radiation Disease!"

    Painless Experience: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  4. 4
    about 5 years ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

    Side Effects

    Vaginal stenosis, pelvic stiffness, mouth sores, fatigue, depression.

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  5. 5
    about 5 years ago
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    Remission

    Celebration

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

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