• TMcGill
    • Experience with Cervical Cancer
    5 months ago
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    Radical hysterectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was admitted on May 2, 2019 for a radical hysterectomy. It took approximately 6-7 hours. I did very well and was able to go home a...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • TMcGill
    • Experience with Cervical Cancer
    5 months ago
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    Just Diagnosed

    Oh No

    I had an abnormal Pap smear in January 2018, underwent endometrial bx and colposcopy, both which came back clear. Repap in September...

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    • Lifesoup
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cervi...
    6 months ago
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    Cancer has spread/Metastasized

    Oh No

    Brain tumor metastasis

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    • Zainmom
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cervic...
    6 months ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    This does have an impact on my daily life due to treatment being an hour away. Physically this treatment has not had any side effect...

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Zainmom
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cervic...
    6 months ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I am doing weekly low dose chemo to boost my daily radiation therapy. The low dose has caused minimal side effects, the worst being ...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • KirstinO
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cervi...
    7 months ago
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    Follow Up Post 2nd Pet Scan

    Other Care

    I am 6 months post-treatment. I had a PET 3 months POST that still showed an area of uptake so we repeated the PET 6 months post. ...

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    • KirstinO
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cervi...
    8 months ago
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    Cancer has spread/Metastasized

    Oh No

    PET results showed my initial area looks good. However, there is now uptake on the same side but the endometrial area. My GYN Onco...

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    • KirstinO
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cervi...
    8 months ago
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    PET scan post treatment

    Oh No

    PET scan results still showed an area of uptake. Due to my radiation, the doctor wants to wait another three months and repeat the ...

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    • KirstinO
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cervi...
    8 months ago
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    Internal radiation (Brachytherapy)

    Radiation

    I had to have 5 internal radiations and each one required a spinal block. While the staff was fantastic, the spinal was painful dep...

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • KirstinO
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cervi...
    8 months ago
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    Radiation and chemotherapy together

    Radiation

    Ironically, I was afraid of the chemotherapy but radiation took more of a toll on my body and spirits. Not to say there were NO sid...

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • mahina
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcinoma...
    9 months ago
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    Remission

    Celebration

    It's been three years since I finished my last chemo. I have zero residual effects, nerve pain has disippated. I am so thankful to b...

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    • Helen112
    • Experience with Cervical Cancer
    9 months ago
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    Constipation

    Side Effects

    Nausea and don’t want to eat

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