mfoley629's Journey with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer

Patient: Colorectal (Colon) Cancer

Patient Info: Newly diagnosed (has not begun treatment), Diagnosed: about 5 years ago, Female, Age: 33, KRAS mutation positive: Don't Know, BRAF mutation positive: Don't Know, Stage III

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    • mfoley629
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) C...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    Ouch. Oct 3rd phone call with positive findings: 28 year old with stage 3 Colon Cancer, happy Wednesday.

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    • mfoley629
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) C...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Oct 15: sigmoid colectomy, partial cystectomy, who needs all their bladder anyway? :) 10 inch incision rocking now. So much for those envious abs, eh? I'm healing, that's good. Just sore. And tired. Chemo starts soon, get excited people. ;)

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • mfoley629
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) C...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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