lfelsko's Journey with Thymus Cancer

Survivor: Thymus Cancer

Patient Info: Living with cancer as a chronic illness (undergoing adjuvant therapy), Diagnosed: over 11 years ago, Female, Age: 64

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    • lfelsko
    • Experience with Thymus Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

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

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    • lfelsko
    • Experience with Thymus Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Chemotherapy was so unpleasant I didn't want to complete all the treatments, but eventually did because my family insisted.

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • lfelsko
    • Experience with Thymus Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    To remove my cancerous thymus I underwent open chest surgery. My sternum is now wired together.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • lfelsko
    • Experience with Thymus Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • lfelsko
    • Experience with Thymus Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

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

    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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