Experiences with Craniotomy experiences

    • CrystalHay
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    over 3 years ago
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    Craniotomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I am partially blind from the tumor. The surgery went well, but my skull has not fully healed. However, I had amazing doctors who to...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Tampaine
    • Experience with High-Grade Astrocytom...
    almost 4 years ago
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    Craniotomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was initially diagnosed with an anaplastiic astrocytoma/ oligodendrioglioma in Jan 2004 had 2 surgeries that year along with radia...

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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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    • Lkcarlson
    • Experience with High-Grade Astrocyto...
    about 4 years ago
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    Craniotomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    As much as possible of the tumor was removed. Not all could be taken out, without Mom loosing some basic abilities. Chemo wafers wer...

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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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    • caipa
    • Experience with Diffuse Large B-Cell Lym...
    over 4 years ago
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    Craniotomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    MRI showed a lesion suggestive of a meningioma (benign brain tumor). We decided to proceed with surgery to remove it, for peace of m...

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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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    • Suzy-q
    • Experience with Brain and Spinal Cord T...
    about 5 years ago
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    Craniotomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I think recovery time was about what I expected, although I think it's more like one VERY long recovery process, and impact on my li...

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  1. about 5 years ago
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    Craniotomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had procedure done on Feb 1

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  2. over 2 years ago
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    Craniotomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  3. over 4 years ago
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    Craniotomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    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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    • jpatts
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Craniotomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • MandKBerry
    • Experience with Brain and Spinal Co...
    about 5 years ago
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    Craniotomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • fkalb
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    over 5 years ago
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    Craniotomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

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