Janicem's Journey:

Survivor: Cancer of Unknown Primary

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: over 6 years ago, Female, Age: 47

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    • Experience with Cancer of Unknown Prim...
    over 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    Wasn't expecting something like this to happen to me and my family. What was I gonna tell my children?

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    over 5 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had so many test done, they had a hard time finding what was wrong with me.

    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    over 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    The chemo never bothered me. I did wonderful with that

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    over 5 years ago
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    Home care

    Other Care

    Nurses came to my home to help with my port and other things.

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    over 5 years ago
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    Remission

    Celebration

    When I got told I was in remission it was better than the birth of my children. I love my girls more than anything , but I wanted to be here with them.

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    over 5 years ago
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    Decision Point

    Stem cell transplant, I have no regrets I strongly suggest everyone to conceder doing it. It was one of the hardest things I've ever been threw in my life!!

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