Experiences with Segmentectomy or wedge resection experiences

    • johnw
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcinoma,...
    7 months ago
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    Segmentectomy or wedge resection

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had 2 surgeons. One removed a wedge from my left lung. The other removed 2 ribs and part of my diaphragm.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • coco1101
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    10 months ago
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    Segmentectomy or wedge resection

    Procedure or Surgery

    3rd operation to remove Lung Cancer, it only gets harder as one matures. This one took 6 months to recover, but it was 15 years aft...

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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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    • Acourter
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    11 months ago
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    Segmentectomy or wedge resection

    Procedure or Surgery

    June, 2015 Surgery was in the exact location as first surgery. I think due to shear stubbornness, my recovery was relatively speedy...

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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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    • Batty01
    • Experience with Lung Cancer
    almost 2 years ago
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    Segmentectomy or wedge resection

    Procedure or Surgery

    Went through chemo treatments with no side effects that were expected.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • LDb
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung Cancer
    over 2 years ago
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    Segmentectomy or wedge resection

    Procedure or Surgery

    Surgery was also video assisted. The Dr. said he had to put his hand under my lung to feel to find the lesions. I thought I was prep...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  1. over 2 years ago
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    Segmentectomy or wedge resection

    Procedure or Surgery

    A PET scan revealed a possibly cancerous lung nodule. Surgeon removed nodule on right lung, and he thought that it was removed compl...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • hypertyper
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lun...
    about 3 years ago
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    Segmentectomy or wedge resection

    Procedure or Surgery

    More painful than expected, recovery is taking longer than expected

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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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    • CAS1
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung Cancer
    about 3 years ago
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    Segmentectomy or wedge resection

    Procedure or Surgery

    It was very difficult but it did get better every day.

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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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    • eljay
    • Experience with Small Cell, Lung Cancer
    about 3 years ago
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    Segmentectomy or wedge resection

    Procedure or Surgery

    some nerve damage remains but AOK otherwise

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • coco1101
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    over 3 years ago
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    Segmentectomy or wedge resection

    Procedure or Surgery

    Nothing I would wish on anyone! One of our Doc's tells me "be happy, no complaining - at least you can have surgery". So I shut up...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • DIlly39
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung C...
    over 3 years ago
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    Segmentectomy or wedge resection

    Procedure or Surgery

    Chemo caused me to have a lot of side effects.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Unidexter
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcin...
    about 4 years ago
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    Segmentectomy or wedge resection

    Procedure or Surgery

    Upper lobe of left lung wedge resection can be a big surgery. Especially following a CABG and roughly 7 other major surgeries over ...

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