Experiences with Procedure or Surgery experiences

    • Cavemary86
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrat...
    4 months ago
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    Lumpectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had to have reentry lumpectomy as path report showed cancer cells on margins of first lumpectomy

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
    2 Comments
    • KathyP57
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    4 months ago
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    Lumpectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    they removed a 1.1 cm tumor ...the margin came back clear so they got it all. They removed three lymph nodes to see if there’s any c...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Tsl
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast Can...
    4 months ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had biopsy of breast first. Then had port implant and biopsy of lymph nodes done at the same time. The way my port was put in was ...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Reina
    • Experience with Ovarian and Fallopian Tu...
    4 months ago
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    After a total hysterectomy 9 years a go. Removal of tumors formed in top of organs and guts área.

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    Was a humbling experience, after an 8 hrs. Surgery.

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • ksbm
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung Cancer
    4 months ago
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    Long-term catheter

    Procedure or Surgery

    Just had my PleurX catheter removed. The pleural effusion has gone down to a minimal amount. I had a local (lidocaine) and the surge...

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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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  1. 4 months ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Right lung pneumonectomy.

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

    Procedure or Surgery

    Open heart surgery to remove tumor thrombus from left atrium.

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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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  3. 4 months ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    2nd wedge resection. This time by RATS.

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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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  4. 4 months ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    First of two wedge resections to right lung using VATS the first time.

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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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  5. 4 months ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Resection and reconstruction left gluteus muscle with flap.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • MsMarty
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colore...
    4 months ago
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    Procedure or Surgery

    In spite of chemotherapy my CEA continues to rise. It is 379 as of last week, so my Oncologist ordered a PET Scan. Did test yesterda...

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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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  6. 4 months ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    My Mother's colon was completely blocked by time for surgery, so she got extremely sick after taking the Miramax prep. She started t...

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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