Experiences with Procedure or Surgery experiences

    • Beckihh53
    • Experience with Ovarian and Fallopia...
    5 days ago
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    Primary tumor debulking

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was supposed to be 2 hrs and it ended up being 7 hrs. I ended up with an ostomy bag. Was very upset and mad

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  1. 8 days ago
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    Cryoablation of only kidney

    Procedure or Surgery

    Cryoablation went great! Kidney is fine on 3 months check up, only lost 20% of upper area, functions great. Now I need a biopsy of a...

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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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    • wyde1340
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung ...
    9 days ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Surgery was to place a rod in femur because I broke it just sitting on the couch

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • earthgirl
    • Experience with Metaplastic Carcinom...
    14 days ago
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    quadrantectomy (large lumpectomy, one quadrant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Still processing the impact on my daily life. Had to stop teaching and I miss my students which impacts my emotional wellbeing. Bu...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • DLA1965
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Cancer, ...
    16 days ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    On May 1st , I underwent surgery to have a 7 cm mass removed from deep in my abdomen. The procedure was supposed to take five hours...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Morwen
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast ...
    16 days ago
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    Lumpectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Very little pain. Amazing medical team throughout the entire process. University of WA. One of the best.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Morwen
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast ...
    16 days ago
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    Lumpectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Very little pain. Blessed.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Gabbymom04
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Sal...
    18 days ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    The surgery went as expected..if you can really know what to expect..I knew I would have a fistula and have to wear an obturator . I...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • jprice
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    18 days ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    It was so different and took a lot to get used to. I'm not happy with the scars that I have, and my left breast isn't sitting like i...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Shock
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast C...
    18 days ago
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    Axillary Lymph Node Dissection

    Procedure or Surgery

    Still in Pain

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • betheboo
    • Experience with Esophagus (Esophageal...
    20 days ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Was a very long recovery after esophageal rebuild. Lots of other procedures were needed to allow me to be able to swallow again.

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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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  2. 20 days ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I did not have reconstruction and it has definitely impacted my daily life

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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