1. about 7 years ago
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    ET 743 - a 24-hour infusion every three weeks

    Clinical Trial

    The experience was okay, but the drug didn't kill my cancer.

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  2. about 7 years ago
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    cyberknife

    Radiation

    I had cyberknife on two liposarcoma tumors in my right lung, and it killed the cancer. Only 5 days of treatment versus 40 days of mo...

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  3. about 7 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    I have had 40 days of radiation 3 times - twice to my right thigh and once to my groin. During my most recent radiation, they used a...

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  4. about 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Chemo shrank the size of the tumor but did not stop a recurrence.

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  5. about 7 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    I have had multiple surgeries to remove liposarcoma tumors from my right thigh and groin. As a result of multiple rounds of radiatio...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  6. about 7 years ago
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    Pain

    Side Effects

    So my lower back was aching and I asked my oncologist what the problem could be. The three MRIs showed no cancer cells (according to...

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  7. over 7 years ago
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    Birthday

    Celebration

    My 64th birthday will be Saturday November 3. You'll all be remembered in my prayers during shabbat service in the morning and Satur...

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  8. over 7 years ago
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    Cancer Free

    Celebration

    My urologist just informed me that the test results showed NO cancer cells in my bladder and the cystitis is caused by the radiation...

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  9. over 7 years ago
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    Bladder problems

    Side Effects

    Cancer: the gift that keeps on giving. ;-) Yes, I'm being cynical because six months after radiation, I developed radiation cystitis...

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  10. over 7 years ago
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    Skin changes

    Side Effects

    Back of thigh appears to be badly sunburned; surgery site was inner thigh. Some discomfort/tightness. Am finding that emu oil helps ...

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  11. over 7 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Experience was not so bad as I had anticipated. However, I worked during radiation, and the interruptions to daily life were difficu...

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  12. over 7 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had three surgeries in fact. After the first surgery, it took 3 weeks to receive an inadequate pathology report. I then traveled t...

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