1. over 3 years ago
    Sayuri2016's Avatar

    Cancer has spread/Metastasized

    Oh No

    Today after our vacation, we received bad news. My husband cancer marker went from 1300 last month to 7000 last Wednesday. Seems lik...

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  2. over 3 years ago
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    Drug Therapy or Medication

    my husband has taken his first round of Abraxane/Gemzar. 1day for 3 wks and off 1 week. he has his ups and downs. before going on ou...

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    • Tonigirl
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    receiving Gemzar .... side effects severe flu, loss of appitite

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    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • BHS
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    Breakthrough

    Celebration

    I received my report on my MRI following my first round of chemo today. Praise The Lord! The oncologist came into the room and said ...

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  3. over 3 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Man oh man, at the time of diagnoses I was 48, I told my oncologist, "Hit me with everything you got", I am too young for this to do...

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  4. over 3 years ago
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    Hair Lose

    Loss

    After a few months into chemo, my hair started falling out so I went to BJs Wholesale purchased a set of buzzers and went to town.

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  5. over 3 years ago
    Snakemonkey555's Avatar

    Work problems

    Oh No

    On the 366th day of my diagnoses, my company had to let me go.

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    • Deacon2011
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Pan...
    over 3 years ago
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    Full diagnosis

    Oh No

    Got the diagnosis today. 2.5 cm cancer in the head attached to vein so no resection possible at this time. Will soon start chemo/ ra...

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    • BHS
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    CAM (Complementary and Alternative Medicine)

    Other Care

    I would like to try herbal theraphy when chemo scan comes back, If it says no reduction.

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    • BHS
    • Experience with Pancreatic Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    Misdiagnosed

    Oh No

    I have been going to the Dr regularly. Had a MRI in November 2015. The report said my pancreas was normal. After a scope in January ...

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    • GENMAR47
    • Experience with Insulinoma, Endocrine...
    over 3 years ago
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    Taking a diazoxide to suppress insulin production until they find the tumor and do surgery.

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Medicine affects my heart and causes several bad side effects. Can only take for five days and then must go off for 2 days. Have to ...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • GENMAR47
    • Experience with Insulinoma, Endocrine...
    over 3 years ago
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    Had 2nd Endoscopic ultrasound with fine needle biopsy.

    Procedure or Surgery

    Doctor performed the EUS and attempted a biopsy. Tumor began bleeding, so he stopped and ended procedure. Samples sent to lab and sh...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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