Experiences with Needle Biopsy experiences

    • kscott1026
    • Experience with Extranodal Marginal...
    over 2 years ago
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    Needle Biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

    They failed at obtaining a sample. It was a huge blow. I hadn't told my family about it yet.

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • kakalina
    • Experience with Sarcoma, Lung Cancer
    over 2 years ago
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    Needle Biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Two days in the VA hospital before they did the biopsy. Constant IV's trying to get his calcium levels down which he could not handl...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  1. about 4 years ago
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    Needle Biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

    ...the needle biopsy was possibly benign, but inconclusive. Referred to another doctor who recommended removal of the mass for furt...

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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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    • kayjay72
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    over 4 years ago
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    Needle Biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

    3/26/13

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • LizGrant
    • Experience with Cancer of Unknown Pri...
    over 4 years ago
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    Needle Biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

    By the spring of 2011 it had been two years since I had finished chemotherapy and I was back working part-time. My scan in April how...

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

    Procedure or Surgery

    Lot of bruising at insertion site from needle due to being on heparin, also breast and upper chest bruised but resolved over time. h...

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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. almost 5 years ago
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    Needle Biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

    9/28/12- Needle biopsy of lymph nodes in my neck. This procedure was a lot more painful than expected. They first used ultrasound to...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Kellie_T
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    over 5 years ago
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    Needle Biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Well the questionable lymph node took up too much sugar during the recent PET scan so now a needle biopsy will happen on the 17th. N...

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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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  4. almost 6 years ago
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    Needle Biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

    September 16, 2010 - Needle Biopsy - Everything went as expected except the part where we waited for hours. The doctor was in surger...

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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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    • KathyLu
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    Needle Biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Pamella
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcinom...
    almost 4 years ago
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    Needle Biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • pmkassab
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Needle Biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

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

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