• kashubian
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Stom...
    over 5 years ago
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    Thyroid Biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

    A preliminary ultrasound found a nodule in the right lobe of his thyroid. This resulted in a formal ultrasound, which found a nodul...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  1. over 5 years ago
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    CAM (Complementary and Alternative Medicine)

    Other Care

    I've tried Medical Marijuana (hemp oil extract), but just as I never liked liked 'edibles' back in my stoner days, even the recommen...

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  2. over 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    For some reason. I strongly dislike dosing myself with Xeloda (3 pills twice daily) even though I've had no strong side effects from...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  3. over 5 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    stomach bleeding near end of laproscopic procedure cased surgeon to "open me up" so he could apply compression to stomach manually. ...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  4. over 5 years ago
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    Relationship issues

    Oh No

    My step-son, a 23 year old active and athletic young man, was diagnosed with advanced stomach cancer while studying abroad in his ho...

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  5. over 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I am taking Glevic 400 mg once a day

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • mitabby
    • Experience with Stomach Cancer
    over 5 years ago
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    Oh No

    I had thyroid cancer in Dec. 2013. They took out my thyroid and one lymph node and had a radiated iodine treatment. They did a scan ...

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    • kashubian
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Stom...
    over 5 years ago
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    Insulin

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    We began with a first round of ECF (Epirubicin, Cisplatin, Florouricil) which required him to wear the 5-FU pump for 21 days. He re...

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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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    • kashubian
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Stom...
    over 5 years ago
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    PET scan

    Procedure or Surgery

    15 May 2014 - PET scan was chosen over an MRI to try to understand the 14mm area of concern in his liver. The MRI would show a good...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • kashubian
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Stom...
    over 5 years ago
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    Bi-monthly CT scan came back with concerns

    Oh No

    08 May 2014 - CT scan, 14 May 2014 - Results of scan read: We've had CT scans scheduled on a bi-montly basis to watch his liver clo...

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    • wpfranch
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Stoma...
    over 5 years ago
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    Depression/Anxiety

    Side Effects

    Very depressed and worry about everything

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    • mdouglas
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Stoma...
    over 5 years ago
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    TPN feeding

    Other Care

    TPN feeding was started again due to a weight loss of 40 lb.

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