• jms462001
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cerv...
    over 4 years ago
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    Remission

    Celebration

    Remission since 2013 treatment of CC. Lymphoma "watch and wait"

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    • jms462001
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cerv...
    over 4 years ago
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    High blood pressure (hypertension)

    Side Effects

    Chemo was fairly easy to go through during treatment. It left me with high blood pressure, neuropathy, ear ringing, chemo brain, bal...

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    • jms462001
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cerv...
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Chemo was fairly easy to go through during treatment. It left me with high blood pressure, neuropathy, ear ringing, chemo brain, bal...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • jms462001
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cerv...
    over 4 years ago
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    Hysterectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Initial surgery was easy recovery. Subsequent surgery with chemo was a life changer

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • jms462001
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cerv...
    over 4 years ago
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    Cancer is back/Recurred

    Oh No

    First diagnosed 2009. Surgery with no further treatment. Recurrence in 2013. Further surgery followed by triple chemo. Was diagnosed...

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    • LilyDex
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cervic...
    over 4 years ago
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    Remission

    Celebration

    My treatment was complete May 25 and my PET scan was clear on July 16 2015.

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    • LilyDex
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cervic...
    over 4 years ago
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    Anemia (low red blood cell counts)

    Side Effects

    I suffered from anemia...confusion sometimes. I still forget things that I never used to forget. I feel weaker than I did before a...

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    • LilyDex
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cervic...
    over 4 years ago
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    Internal radiation (Brachytherapy)

    Radiation

    This was hard. Three weeks of fasting and prepping to lay on my back and be still for several hours was hard but at least the chemo...

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • LilyDex
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cervic...
    over 4 years ago
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    Radiation and chemotherapy together

    Radiation

    Not sure if it was the chemo, the radiation, or both but I ended up having 3 blood transfusions and spending three days in hospital....

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • LilyDex
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cervic...
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Some days were more difficult than others but the main impact was the time and inconvenience. I had some bad days and some not so b...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • LilyDex
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Cervic...
    over 4 years ago
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    Abdominal hysterectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Turned out the cancer was further along so hysterectomy was aborted and coded as an explorative surgery with lymphectomy and cystosc...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  1. over 4 years ago
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    Radiation

    Just wanted to put some updates for people who are just starting external radiation. Of course my place of radiation could be differ...

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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