1. over 6 years ago
    MissSinLA's Avatar

    Doctor and opinion(s) search for information

    Decision Point

    Went to 3 doctors/hospitals to get opinion on how to proceed with this diagnosis. Decided on one based upon credibility/reputation a...

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  2. over 6 years ago
    Hopegirl's Avatar

    Bone fracture or break

    Side Effects

    Last September my right femur broke from having a lot of radiation. Surgeon inserted rod in bone, followed by PT, but still very unc...

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  3. over 6 years ago
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    Diagnosis

    Oh No

    The beginning.... Hi!!! I'm Jeanne (hence the "I dream of" title) I am- well was- but am- a healthy happy funny kick XXX chic...

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  4. over 6 years ago
    Blondiemom's Avatar

    Other

    Other Care

    I meet with the sarcoma specialist at UCLA tomorrow. :) hope to have a cancer kicking plan of attack, finally!

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  5. over 6 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Radical right nephrectomy and tumor removal.

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • jennyt
    • Experience with Liposarcoma
    almost 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I have 6 treatments and have been through 3, nausea and tired are the main side effects.

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • jennyt
    • Experience with Liposarcoma
    almost 7 years ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    the extreme pelvis area caused me nausea

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  6. almost 7 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Sub divided femoral artery, abductor muscles cut, loss of 1/3rd thigh muscle' lymphoedema and reduced mobility perm classed as disabled

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  7. almost 7 years ago
    chesternutz's Avatar

    External radiation

    Radiation

    Severe external and internal rad burns

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  8. almost 7 years ago
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    From walker to cane to walking poles

    Milestones

    I finally made it! Yesterday at the Relay Rally for a Relay for Life in August, I was at the Sports Basement where I tried walking ...

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  9. almost 7 years ago
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    Celebration

    Since January 8, I have lost 42 pounds. My primary physician recommended an epidural in the pain intervention clinic and I am able t...

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  10. about 7 years ago
    Hopegirl's Avatar

    Many decision points along the way.

    Decision Point

    The problem is that no one doctor or other medical person is coordinating my care. I am the "general contractor" trying to figure it...

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