Experiences with Reconstructive surgery experiences

    • mgilger
    • Experience with Basal Cell Carcinoma, ...
    almost 3 years ago
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    Reconstructive surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    I have surgery in two weeks, two places on my face with a plastic surgeon

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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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    • bonbon1019
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    almost 3 years ago
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    Reconstructive surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    to remove new melanoma tumor (in form of mole) above knee

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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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    • bonbon1019
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    almost 3 years ago
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    Reconstructive surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    It was a resection of the scalp...recovery was painful, but I have 44 staples in my collection of cancer memorabilia!

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • katiefnp
    • Experience with Atypical/Agressive Ba...
    about 3 years ago
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    Reconstructive surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    I'm gearing up to have two tissue expanders on my skull. This will give my Plastic Surgeon the skin/tissue she required to give me ...

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    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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  1. over 3 years ago
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    Reconstructive surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    1st Surgery: Removal of top R ear & Sentinel Nodes, 2 of 3 + for Melanoma. 2nd Surgery: wide resection of R neck. Removed 40-50 lymp...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • ellenw
    • Experience with Merkel Cell Carcinoma
    almost 4 years ago
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    Reconstructive surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Lots of reconstruction! Most of the right side of my side was laid open. He took a skin graft from my upper arm to rebuild my cheek....

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

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a second surgery to close up the defect from the mohs surgery. The mohs surgery had left gigantic hole in my scalp, and I cou...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  3. almost 5 years ago
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    Reconstructive surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Will be having skin graft surgery Tuesday, July 3rd, 2012.

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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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    • Anita218
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    about 5 years ago
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    Reconstructive surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Actually have a nose again.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • Anita218
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    about 5 years ago
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    Reconstructive surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    First reconstructive surgery was to prepare the tissue. But things went well he did 6 hours worth of reconstruction, and did elimin...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  4. almost 4 years ago
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    Reconstructive surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Anita218
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Melanoma
    about 5 years ago
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    Reconstructive surgery

    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: Not Specified
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