• LalaG
    • Experience with Epithelial Ovarian Carci...
    14 days ago
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    Abdominal hysterectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Never had surgery where I was cut open. All the Drs. and staff were very professional and great.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • LalaG
    • Experience with Epithelial Ovarian Carci...
    14 days ago
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    Just Diagnosed

    Oh No

    I went to urologist for different issue and they found the mass. The oh no was being told I needed a gynecologist appointment. But t...

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    • lujos
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating) ...
    14 days ago
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    Cancer is back/Recurred

    Oh No

    Biopsy shows recurrence in same breast. Next is a CT scan to see if it has metastasised, really hoping it hasn’t. Mastectomy on the ...

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    • ksale
    • Experience with Inflammatory Breast Cancer
    15 days ago
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    Infection

    Side Effects

    I got cellulitis twice. Very painful

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    • pennyo
    • Experience with Inflammatory Breast Cancer
    16 days ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Not exactly what I was expecting, but not too bad. Sore, bruised, and stiff...but the sedation was fun! Had a good time messing with...

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Snaz
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung Cancer
    16 days ago
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    Pain

    Side Effects

    Had 21 rounds of radiation about 2 weeks ago. So sick and in pain waiting to heal to get immunotherapy in s month. How long will th...

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    • MelK
    • Experience with Ovarian and Fallopian Tub...
    17 days ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I am getting both IV and IP chemo. Finishing first cycle now. Not a lot of nausea, but "gut" pain.

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Alecensa (alectanib) after 2 months I'm having partial response. No side effects, feel really good. Immensely grateful for this trea...

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  2. 17 days ago
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    Brain MRI

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had partial anesthesia for this. Took me about 2.5 hrs in recovery before I was OK to be released. No metaseses in the Brain. Fantas...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  3. 17 days ago
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    PET SCAN w/without contrast

    Procedure or Surgery

    PET Scan determined that my cancer has spread to multiple areas. Pretty much all over. I'm Stage IV NSCLC. Very scared.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  4. 17 days ago
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    Bronchoscopy/Biopsy of right lung

    Procedure or Surgery

    Bronchoscopy/Biopsy to determine what type of cancer I have. Surgery went fine. Results determine Lung Cancer. So Primary tumor is i...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  5. 17 days ago
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    Just Diagnosed

    Oh No

    April 2018, coughing up bright red blood. Appt with PCP treated for pneumonia. 2 weeks later not better. Sent for a 2nd scan. Tumors...

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