anteater111's Journey with Papillary Carcinoma, Thyroid Cancer

Patient: Thyroid Cancer > Papillary Carcinoma

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: almost 5 years ago, Female, Age: 53, Stage II

  1. 1
    over 4 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    I have cancer. In my family, cancer kills. I'm going to die.

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  2. 2
    over 4 years ago
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    how to treat this?

    Decision Point

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  3. 3
    over 4 years ago
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    Total thyroid removal

    Procedure or Surgery

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  4. 4
    over 4 years ago
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    Cancer has spread/Metastasized

    Oh No

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  5. 5
    over 4 years ago
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    Skin changes

    Side Effects

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  6. 6
    over 4 years ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  7. 7
    over 4 years ago
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    Cancer is Gone

    Celebration

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  8. 8
    over 4 years ago
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    Loss

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  9. 9
    over 4 years ago
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    Other

    Side Effects

    hoarsness, get choked when drinking a lot or for no reason, skin in neck area is discolored, dry nasal passages, dry mouth continues despite medication

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