kelseyjune's Journey with Acute Myelomonocytic Leukemia (M4)

Survivor: Leukemia > Acute Myeloid Leukemia (AML) > Acute Myelomonocytic Leukemia (M4)

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: about 6 years ago, Female, Age: 29

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    • kelseyjune
    • Experience with Acute Myelomonocyti...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Nausea/Vomiting

    Side Effects

    I was experiencing mausea and vomiting twice a day every day for a month before my diagnosis.

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    almost 6 years ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

    Side Effects

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

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    almost 6 years ago
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    Anemia (low red blood cell counts)

    Side Effects

    My hemoglobin was 4.1 when I was finally diagnosed.

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    almost 6 years ago
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    Weight loss

    Side Effects

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

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    almost 6 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    Diagnosed after 2 months of suffering after a BMB

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    • Experience with Acute Myelomonocyti...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    The surgery to implant my Hickman catheter went smoothly...so far has remained working and infection-free!

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Experience with Acute Myelomonocyti...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    ARA-C with Idarubicin

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Experience with Acute Myelomonocyti...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Hair loss (alopecia)

    Side Effects

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

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    almost 6 years ago
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    Infection

    Side Effects

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

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    almost 6 years ago
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    Mouth sores

    Side Effects

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

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    almost 6 years ago
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    Finished treatment

    Celebration

    Finished round 1 of treatment and released from hospital after 30 days!

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    • Experience with Acute Myelomonocyti...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Working on next few rounds of chemo currently!

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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