Happyinthesun's Journey with Adenocarcinoma, Colorectal Cancer

Spouse/Partner: Colorectal (Colon) Cancer > Adenocarcinoma

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: about 6 years ago, Male, Age: 32, KRAS mutation positive: Don't Know, BRAF mutation positive: Don't Know, Stage IV

  1. 1
    almost 6 years ago
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    Misdiagnosed

    Oh No

    CT scan for abdominal pain. Preliminary diagnosis of lymphoma.

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  2. 2
    almost 6 years ago
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    Colostomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    GREAT recovery. We walked around the hospital for what had to have been over 1 mile within several hours of his surgery.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  3. 3
    almost 6 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    After about 3 weeks pathology review... Final diagnosis of Colon cancer.

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  4. 4
    almost 6 years ago
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    Problem with doctor

    Oh No

    Doctor says that he will live two years maximum if chemo works. Needless To say, we went for another opinion.

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  5. 5
    almost 6 years ago
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    Breakthrough

    Celebration

    Found a great doctor

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  6. 6
    almost 6 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: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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