External radiation - grammapila

Radiation Associated with Hodgkin Disease. Posted on October 20, 2012 View this journey (9 Experiences)

Because of her age, and the possible long term effects of proposed chemotherapy, we wanted to do some fertility treatment and harvesting of eggs. In order to do that, her doctors felt the growth of the tumor had to be slowed, so she didn't go into respiratory distress. She had 5 radiation treatments, prior to undergoing one cycle of fertility treatment.

Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree

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