coleman's Journey with Primary Cutaneous Marginal-Zone B-Cel...

Patient: Lymphoma of the Skin > B-Cell Skin Lymphoma > Primary Cutaneous Marginal-Zone B-Cell Lymphoma

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: over 5 years ago, Female, Age: 61

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    • coleman
    • Experience with Primary Cutaneous Marg...
    over 4 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I have a Xcela-Power Injectable Port, very little discomfort except after blood work & Chemotherapy. I do love the Port versus being stuck with a needle every time& I have small veins.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • coleman
    • Experience with Primary Cutaneous Marg...
    over 4 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • coleman
    • Experience with Primary Cutaneous Marg...
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I tend to stress a lot, causing me to smoke cigarettes and snack more. The Chemotherapy and Bone density medicine makes me very tired, however I'm still working.a full 8 hours daily. Stressing financially and emotionally daily due to excessive hospital bills and trying to maintain.

    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • coleman
    • Experience with Primary Cutaneous Marg...
    over 4 years ago
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    Preventive Maintenance-satarting in January, once a week, 3 hour treatment for 4 weeks, every 6 months.(Retusin)

    Other Care

    As of 10/24/2012 - other malignant Lymphomas of intra-adominal lymph nodes., follicular Lymphoma, grade 1 Lymphoma.

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