• Notiro
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colorec...
    over 6 years ago
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    Nerve damage (peripheral neuropathy)

    Side Effects

    This was a side effect from the Oxaliplatin. I finished the Oxaliplatin in August 2014 and i have had no improvement up to January 2...

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    • Notiro
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colorec...
    over 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    On FOLFOX cocktail for six months. Side effects: neuropathy which has not improved about a year after stopping. Other side effects i...

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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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    • Notiro
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colorec...
    over 6 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Resection in ascending colon.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • oldhippie
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) C...
    over 6 years ago
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    Colon surgery (colectomy or hemicolectomy)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Right hemicolonomy, was able to do laparoscopy, alot of soreness and pain. No pathology yet. 500 mile round trip is for the birds....

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • mardee
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colorec...
    over 6 years ago
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    Pain medicine

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Just completed chemo seven of twelve

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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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    • mardee
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Colorec...
    over 6 years ago
    • kj7lo
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 6 years ago
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    Remission

    Celebration

    I had two tumors the size of mangoes on my liver and my colon cancer was inoperable due to the size and location. They were gone and...

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    • kj7lo
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 6 years ago
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    CAM (Complementary and Alternative Medicine)

    Other Care

    After my second chemo treatment, I started working with a naturopathic oncologist. He developed a significant protocol which include...

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    • kj7lo
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    over 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    The process of chemo was great. A day off work and always had my mom, wife or a close friend with me. I had a pump that distributed...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Cole
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Cancer
    almost 7 years ago
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    Anniversary

    Celebration

    2 years from my diagnosis, 1 yr post treatment and my scans are clean!

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    • DaisyMae
    • Experience with Colorectal (Colon) Ca...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Remission

    Celebration

    Despite the effects that have been left to me from the chemo, I am happy to report I have been in remission two years now.

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    • GolfGirl
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Color...
    almost 7 years ago
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    Kidney damage

    Side Effects

    My last urine test contained a lot of protein. Doc ordered 24 hour urine collection test - that too showed excessive protein output...

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