• Jbh1
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    almost 3 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I had two rounds of induction chemotherapy and then started the procedures to build up my stem cells for an autologous transplant. A...

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  1. over 3 years ago
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    autologous stem cell transplant

    Procedure or Surgery

    The recovery was long and hard for me.

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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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  2. almost 6 years ago
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    autologous stem cell transplant

    Procedure or Surgery

    It was explained to me thoroughly, I got a little nervous and went out for sushi the night before I was admitted. This journey is so...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • labluver
    • Experience with Angioimmunoblastic T-...
    over 6 years ago
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    possible remission/possible remission and stem cell transplant

    Decision Point

    The goal was first remission. The tumors were responding well to the chemo, and Boston wanted to see me. Change my chemo to chop, b...

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  3. over 6 years ago
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    Have to decide if I should go through an autologous stem cell transplant

    Decision Point

    Im about to go through round 5 and my doctors are recommending that I go through an autologous stem cell transplant afterward, but I...

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    • rockroses
    • Experience with Mantle Cell Lymphoma
    almost 7 years ago
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    Other Care

    autologous stem cell transplant pending

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    • DonnaP
    • Experience with Peripheral T-Cell Lymphoma
    over 7 years ago
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    Autologous Stem Cell Transplant

    Decision Point

    My oncologist wants to do one more round of the brentuximab and check results with. PET then start working with a team for a stem ce...

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  4. over 7 years ago
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    Time for an autologous stem cell transplant (my own cells).

    Procedure or Surgery

    This was extremely difficult. Brutal mucisitus, unable to swallow for days, extremely painful, 3 days of hallucinating, and a 5-week...

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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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  5. over 7 years ago
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    Milestones

    Yesterday marked the one year anniversary of my discharge from Sloan Kettering where I had my second autologous stem cell transplant...

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    • chloeblake
    • Experience with Enteropathy Type T-...
    over 7 years ago
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    Health Continues to Improve Following Stem Cell Transplant and Sepsis

    Celebration

    It has been over three weeks since my father returned home from Sloan-Kettering where he was treated with high-dose chemo prior to a...

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  6. over 7 years ago
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    Stem Cell Transplant or not, and where to have it.

    Decision Point

    I travelled to Dana Farber in Boston where they recommended an autologous stem cell transplant. They explained that this was the rec...

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    • chloeblake
    • Experience with Enteropathy Type T-...
    almost 8 years ago
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    Came Home After Autologous Stem Cell Transplant + Recovered from Sepsis

    Celebration

    After 5 weeks in the hospital, my dad is finally home. He survived the high-dose chemo/conditioning regimen, the autologous stem ce...

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