shorsegirl24's Journey with Hepatocellular Carcinoma or Hepatocel...

Caregiver: Liver Cancer > Hepatocellular Carcinoma or Hepatocellular Cancer

Patient Info: Receiving hospice or palliative care, Diagnosed: about 5 years ago, Male, Age: 74, Stage IV

  1. 1
    almost 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Extreme diarrhea, skin rashes, nausea

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  2. 2
    almost 5 years ago
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    Diarrhea

    Side Effects

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

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  3. 3
    almost 5 years ago
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    to continue chemotherapy

    Decision Point

    Symptoms were severe, hospitalized due to chemo.

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  4. 4
    almost 5 years ago
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    Cancer has spread/Metastasized

    Oh No

    Running out of treatment options. too many other issues such as white blood count high, sugar way too low, potassium too high, encephalopathy, loss of appetite, weight loss, no urine flow, kidneys failing, rashes, pain.

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  5. 5
    almost 5 years ago
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    drainage tube inserted into abdomen

    Procedure or Surgery

    Tube was working fine for 2 weeks, but became blocked. Worked ok after blockage cleared.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  6. 6
    almost 5 years ago
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    Palliative care

    Other Care

    Moved to Assisted Living, then skilled nursing

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