• Grandma
    • Experience with Basal Cell Carcinoma, ...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Curettage and electrodesiccation

    Procedure or Surgery

    Since I had this procedure the cancer is returning and more agressive. I now have a raised growth. It has only been six weeks since ...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • meyati
    • Experience with Atypical/Agressive Basa...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Breakthrough

    Celebration

    Hi, I went to the dentist yesterday. He says that my teeth are in perfect condition. Healthy roots, no discoloration on the teeth or...

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    • meyati
    • Experience with Atypical/Agressive Basa...
    almost 6 years ago
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    Remission

    Celebration

    The CAT scan showed the cancer tumors are dead.

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    • meyati
    • Experience with Atypical/Agressive Basa...
    about 6 years ago
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    Clean lab work- My blood isn't showing indicators of other cancers.

    Celebration

    Yesterday I went in to see my team leader, and it was lucky the dog bit me. When I was in the hospital, they did extensive lab work ...

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    • meyati
    • Experience with Atypical/Agressive Basa...
    about 6 years ago
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    ER- dog bite Dog bites and cancer& radiation don't mix well

    Other Care

    I got chomped twice. Tried to take a rawhide bone from my bed. I was at ER in 10 minutes. Told them I'm cancer patient, and finished...

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    • sueeller43
    • Experience with Skin Cancer - Non-M...
    about 6 years ago
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    Other

    Decision Point

    Bump was on face and had to decide if I wanted to remove it or not as I thought it was for cosmetic reasons and not health risk.. H...

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    • meyati
    • Experience with Atypical/Agressive Basa...
    about 6 years ago
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    I lost trust with the system-I hate the nurse navigators, administration

    Loss

    I like the doctors that I have now. I love Efrida, the radiology head nurse, but the rest are worse than useless. When somebody tell...

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    • meyati
    • Experience with Atypical/Agressive Basa...
    about 6 years ago
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    Meeting someone at Home Depot with the same type of cancer

    Decision Point

    His ear, eardrum, and part of his skull was removed. he was promised about 10 years of remission. He had almost 4. They tried chemo....

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    • meyati
    • Experience with Atypical/Agressive Basa...
    about 6 years ago
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    I finally got an oncologist a few days B4 radiation ended

    Celebration

    Finally, Houston contacted this clinic, and told them that I was complaining that I did not have a doctor. I was told that I had a n...

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    • meyati
    • Experience with Atypical/Agressive Basa...
    about 6 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    I gained weight, built shelving over the kitchen sink. I had only 3 ulcers. i have my teeth, my hair. My mouth and nose were treated...

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • meyati
    • Experience with Atypical/Agressive Basa...
    about 6 years ago
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    deciding never to have surgery again

    Decision Point

    surgery activates dormant cancers and more pop up before the stitches are out. Chemo doesn't work, and the surgeon said that she cut...

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    • meyati
    • Experience with Atypical/Agressive Basa...
    about 6 years ago
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    Problem with doctor

    Oh No

    He wanted 2 do rad surgery, but wouldn't do lab work. My primary care ordered lab the work. He wanted to remove eye, nose, skin, bon...

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