chiarose's Journey with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer

Patient: Colorectal (Colon) Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Female, Age: 65, KRAS mutation positive: Don't Know, BRAF mutation positive: Don't Know, Stage III

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

    Procedure or Surgery

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • chiarose
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    almost 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    almost 5 years ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

    Side Effects

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    • chiarose
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    almost 5 years ago
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    do i need to have radiation therapy too?

    Decision Point

    i had the surgery, the tumor is gone, i am doing the chemo, and the dr expects me to have radiation therapy as well.... i say enough poison is enough poison, as the rectum is functioning, i dont want to jepordize that

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