• txcin12
    • Experience with Leiomyosarcoma
    over 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Started 6 rounds of Chemo with Taxotere and Gemzar. Did really well at first but ended up retained lots of fluid. It is slowly wor...

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • txcin12
    • Experience with Leiomyosarcoma
    over 7 years ago
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    Other

    Procedure or Surgery

    Went to MD Anderson to see a sarcoma specialist there. Had another biopsy which they put me out for so it was a lot less painful. ...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • txcin12
    • Experience with Leiomyosarcoma
    over 7 years ago
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    Other

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had a biopsy done of one of the nodules in my left lung. Was told that it wasn't cancer then was called 5 hours later and told that...

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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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    • txcin12
    • Experience with Leiomyosarcoma
    over 7 years ago
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    Cancer is back/Recurred

    Oh No

    In March of 2014 was informed that my cancer had most likely spread to my lungs. Thought I was going to beat it!

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    • txcin12
    • Experience with Leiomyosarcoma
    over 7 years ago
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    Other

    Procedure or Surgery

    Got infection in leg incision. Had to have a wound vac for 9 weeks. Dressing was changed every other day. Lots of nerve pain!

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • txcin12
    • Experience with Leiomyosarcoma
    over 7 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Hade surgery in 2010 to remove apple sized tumor for my pelvis. It was on a vein so they to replace vein with an artificial one. H...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • NeenaMAO
    • Experience with Uterine Leiomyosarcoma
    over 7 years ago
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    This is a very rare cancer leiomyosarcoma

    Oh No

    I feel at times so upset that no one found this sooner. I have been complaining for two years about my pain and discomfort. Went to ...

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    • sherrya
    • Experience with Endometrial (Uterine) ...
    over 7 years ago
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    CAT Scan

    Procedure or Surgery

    Second cat scan in February showed the lymph nodes are now enlarged. Biopsy next.

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • djy
    • Experience with Endometrial (Uterine) Cancer
    over 7 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    So far allergic to Cisplatin & Taxol - so I only have received one of the 6 I was suppose to have duing radiation therapy

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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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    • obxdogmom
    • Experience with Endometrioid Adenoca...
    over 7 years ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    Had the marker seeds implanted yesterday to guide the radiation. The 'pressure' they said I'd feel was misleading, felt stabbing pa...

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • obxdogmom
    • Experience with Endometrioid Adenoca...
    over 7 years ago
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    taxol & carboplatin

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I was right - chemo is definitely in my future. I start as soon as the brachytherapy is done. June 10th with taxol & carboplatin. ...

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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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    • fnpanda1
    • Experience with Endometrial (Uterine)...
    over 7 years ago
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    NO TREATMENT

    Decision Point

    the chemo offered had such severe side effects it could cause death with every treatment since I lost two years of my life to previ...

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