denise417's Journey with Esophagus (Esophageal) Cancer

Survivor: Esophagus (Esophageal) Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: about 5 years ago, Female, Age: 65, Stage III

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    • denise417
    • Experience with Esophagus (Esophagea...
    over 4 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: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Experience with Esophagus (Esophagea...
    over 4 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Experience with Esophagus (Esophagea...
    over 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had a breast removed in 1999. Was very lucky, only the surgery.

    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Experience with Esophagus (Esophagea...
    over 4 years ago
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    Other

    Oh No

    tThe cancer in my throat was actually lung cancer. I had no cancer in my lungs so it was very different. The dr's were unsure of the treatment to follow. I went to U of M for a second opinion.

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