Experiences with Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE) experiences

    • Theaggal
    • Experience with Hepatoblastoma, Liver...
    9 months ago
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    Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had 2 TACE procedures, recieved a liver transplant after the second treatment. I had zero side effects from the TACE

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • bchurch17
    • Experience with Hepatocellular Carci...
    almost 2 years ago
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    Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Only side effect that I have is extreme fatigue. I had this procedure five days ago, i am hoping that the fatigue will diminish soon.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  1. about 2 years ago
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    Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE)

    Procedure or Surgery

    With oral cancer, my overall health was found to be in need of attention so I didn't recover well. My lungs and heart didn't do well...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  2. about 2 years ago
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    Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE)

    Procedure or Surgery

    It is scheduled for February 20th. I'm nervous and scared, but have confidence in the drs.performing the procedure.

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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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    • Nety
    • Experience with Liver Cancer
    over 2 years ago
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    Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Father living with cancer as a chronic illness (scheduled for 1st Chemo therapy 8/20/14), Diagnosed: 5 months ago, Male, Age: 76, St...

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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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    • Brandil
    • Experience with Liver Cancer
    over 2 years ago
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    Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE)

    Procedure or Surgery

    The procedure went great but he acted like it was killing him! He threw up for two days!

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • emen
    • Experience with Liver Cancer
    over 2 years ago
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    Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE)

    Procedure or Surgery

    The surgery went fine. The hard part was the pain and nausea after chemoembolization. I was in the hospital for 3 days...then mult...

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • nandomi
    • Experience with Hepatocellular Carcino...
    over 2 years ago
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    Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE)

    Procedure or Surgery

    mild pain. 3 day hospital stay. I had 5 procedures and reduced the size my liver tumor by 75%. resection was not an option because I...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • nandomi
    • Experience with Hepatocellular Carcino...
    almost 3 years ago
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    Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE)

    Procedure or Surgery

    All and all my experience was execellent w/ CE. I had 6 rounds of CE and reduced the size of the tumor in my liver by 78%.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Tullarz
    • Experience with Hepatocellular Carcino...
    almost 3 years ago
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    Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Dr found a good vien in this time and the tumor is currently full of chemo. Will not get results for a month if I dont get my transp...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
    0 Comments
    • Tullarz
    • Experience with Hepatocellular Carcino...
    almost 3 years ago
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    Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE)

    Procedure or Surgery

    This did not do much to change the size of the tumor

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Tullarz
    • Experience with Hepatocellular Carcino...
    almost 3 years ago
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    Transarterial chemoembolization (TACE)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Felt very out of it for about 5 weeks, A little sick but not too bad

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