borndiver's Journey with Head & Neck/Throat Cancer

Survivor: Head & Neck/Throat Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: over 7 years ago, Male, Age: 66, Stage II

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    • borndiver
    • Experience with Head & Neck/Throat C...
    about 4 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

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

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    • borndiver
    • Experience with Head & Neck/Throat C...
    about 4 years ago
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    7 chemo treatments and 35 radiation treatments over 7 weeks.

    Procedure or Surgery

    Feeding tube was inconvenient and throat was sore.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • borndiver
    • Experience with Head & Neck/Throat C...
    about 4 years ago
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    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Continued working full time until week after final treatment. Spent about 2 weeks in bed exhausted and cold.

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