ironmikey's Journey with Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST)...

Patient: Stomach Cancer > Gastrointestinal Stromal Tumor (GIST)

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: about 1 year ago, Male, Age: 45, Stage IV

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    • ironmikey
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Str...
    11 months ago
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    Glevec

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • ironmikey
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Str...
    11 months ago
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    Money

    Oh No

    My short term disability runs out in one week and I'm finding out that social security disability can take months or years to be approved... Now I must try to find A job that I can handle and still keep me elagible for S.S.D.I.

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    • ironmikey
    • Experience with Gastrointestinal Str...
    11 months ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    My dose Of Geevec has just been doubled because my doctor wants to be more agressive with my treatment

    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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