Experiences with Procedure or Surgery experiences

  1. about 16 hours ago
    Survivormel's Avatar

    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    My recovery started out with some problems. To begin, my ride to come home wasn't able to carry through and then there was company f...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  2. about 21 hours ago
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    Lumpectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was diagnosed in 016 with pre canceroous cells with a lumpectomy. I was diagnosec with stage 2 in 2017 in both breasts with lumpe...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  3. 2 days ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Removed my ovaries and tumors which were attached to my pelvic wall. Cancer was the same as original cancer. Now, I am metastatic.

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  4. 2 days ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had 6 surgeries to remove fat from my body and transfer it into the flap to make a breast.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  5. 2 days ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Flap)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Free flap from ab with glut vein attached moved to my chest wall, vein reattached to my flap. Surgery took 7 hours. Very painful rec...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  6. 2 days ago
    hollyccarter's Avatar

    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Radical Mastectomy, 21 positive lymph nodes, removed major and minor pec muscles. 7 hours of surgery, was in hospital for 5 days bec...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Neri
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    2 days ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Prior to diagnosis, had a spinal fusion of 4 levels which has greatly impacted on basic acts of daily living

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • DocDeb
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    2 days ago
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    stem cell transplant

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a text book perfect Stem Cell Transplant. It went much better than I anticipated. I would like to talk to others about the exp...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Donny
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung Cancer
    3 days ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Port was for pain meds and blood draws, not chemo.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Kaylia
    • Experience with Primary Mediastinal B-C...
    4 days ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a Hickman Line inserted about a week before my second chemo (the first as an outpatient, and the first of a different type as ...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Kaylia
    • Experience with Primary Mediastinal B-C...
    4 days ago
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    Pericardical Drain

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was actually considered 'critical' (although was not aware of this until after) due to severe pericardial effusion. I had a very ...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  7. 7 days ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Cancer is back... Surgery is set for Feb 27. Odd in a way as my first surgery was on Feb 27 2014. Waiting till after surgery to ...

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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