• globug6691
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

    Side Effects

    extremely tired for a week after chemo.

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    • globug6691
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
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    Chemo brain

    Side Effects

    Much less concentration. Stopped working and school.

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    • globug6691
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Started on Folfox with Avastin. Dosing took several hours at cancer center and then a 48 hour infusion at home.

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • globug6691
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) ...
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Since surgery I have experience severe difficulty moving my bowels and not necessarily constipation but that does sometimes occur wh...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • lchumph
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating...
    2 days ago
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    complete hysterectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    This was the best decision due to my tumor being hormone receptor positive. It went great. My recovery time was minimal. I was back ...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • lchumph
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating...
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    I had 30 rounds of radiation every day (M-F) I started October 26 and ended December 8, 2016. The procedure itself wasn't painful bu...

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • lchumph
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating...
    2 days ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I started chemo on July 28, 2016. I had four rounds and it ended on September 28, 2016. It was hard but I conquered it and as my hus...

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    Other

    Oh No

    i think what i've learned though this journey so far is mostly about patience......I have always prided myself in the amout of patie...

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    • BevLand
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    2 days ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    First treatment went pretty well. I had HTC, 5 more to go!

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • 2943
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    3 days ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Nephrectomy nine days before mastectomy

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • 2943
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    3 days ago
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    Hormone therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Initial hair loss, nausea, muscle and joint pain, weight gain

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • 2943
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    3 days ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Sentinel node biopsy, mastectomy, reconstruction started

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