Experiences with Decision Point experiences

  1. 8 days ago
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    Decided to try Moffitt Cancer Center in Tampa, FL

    Decision Point

    Saw medical oncologist last week. Have an appointment next week for CT scans and to see PA and surgeon.

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  2. 8 days ago
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    Second opinion at Baptist MD Anderson in Jacksonville, FL

    Decision Point

    Saw surgeon, medical and radiation oncologists. Surgeon said to amputate the leg. Medical oncologist said chemo is out.

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    • Honeygirl
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Brea...
    12 days ago
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    Where to seek treatment.

    Decision Point

    I'm very lucky to live in Seattle and be close to great sources for care.

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    • Clarko
    • Experience with Chronic Lymphocytic Leu...
    14 days ago
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    Decided to leave family alone. Completely alone.

    Decision Point

    No support from family and friends

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  3. 29 days ago
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    Second Opinion Time?

    Decision Point

    Based on how fast this trajectory is changing, should I get second opinion? I feel so stressed with everything else- the prospect of...

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  4. 29 days ago
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    If anything shows up in right breast, proceed immediately to double mastectomy?

    Decision Point

    Surgeon said no signs this was invasive in initial mammogram. I asked are we going to look at right breast. She says will look with...

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    • gttngd
    • Experience with Bone Cancer
    about 1 month ago
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    Had to decide to have a stem cell transplant or not. Given a 50/50 chance of survival.

    Decision Point

    It was going to be a long arduous recovery and I was warned of it's difficult recovery. It took at least a year to regain my streng...

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    • pompeysh1a
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lun...
    about 1 month ago
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    Change medical care.

    Decision Point

    I decided in June 2019 to move from University of Michigan Medicine to I Stanford University Healthcare in Stanford, California. M...

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    • GKGKeri
    • Experience with Ovarian and Fallopian ...
    about 1 month ago
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    New Chemotherapy or Surgery?

    Decision Point

    The chemotherapy stopped being effective in January of 2017. I had to decide whether to go the surgical or new chemotherapy route. ...

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  5. 2 months ago
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    Need a second opinion

    Decision Point

    Surgeon said she cannot operate on tumor. Her only action would be amputation. She suggested chemo. Sarcoma oncologist does not thin...

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    • valeriet
    • Experience with Oral Cavity and Oroph...
    3 months ago
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    None

    Decision Point

    A tumor board, oncology surgeon and radiologist made my decision

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    • Charlieb
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    3 months ago
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    It's time to think about going through chemo again

    Decision Point

    My neuropathy has come back and my proteins are at 11% from the last bone marrow biopsy. Will undergo neurological testing first.

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