• cards7up
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    about 1 year ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a local recurrence after my original dx. In 2013, I had VATS surgery to remove LRL and had no problems with recovery.

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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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    • cards7up
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    about 1 year ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Had carbo/alimta and extreme fatigue for me. Very little nausea due to IV Aloxi before treatment.

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    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • cards7up
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    about 1 year ago
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    External radiation (Stereotactic)

    Radiation

    I only had 5 SRS treatments per the two tumors. I had esophagitis that lasted around 1 week after completing.

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    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  1. about 1 year ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Since my lung cancer is metastatic and in my brain, radiation was needed since Keytruda does’t work there. The worse part of the rad...

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  2. about 1 year ago
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    Keytruda

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Once every three weeks, I receive a half hour dose of Keytruda. It makes my body itch but absolutely no other side effects.

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • dillyhilly
    • Experience with Small Cell, Lung Ca...
    about 1 year ago
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    Pain

    Side Effects

    Besides pain in my shoulder blade under neath my left breast area in the rib cage , left collar bone, and still a small pleura effus...

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    • dillyhilly
    • Experience with Small Cell, Lung Ca...
    about 1 year ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I also do immune therapy and chemo on the first day of my 3 vist 3 weeks apart I have had two Immune and 3Chemo sessions. This last ...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  3. about 1 year ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    I just had a follow-up pet scan on my first radiation treatment,it was performed on my brain,it was diagnosed as being stable..it ha...

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • KarenRose
    • Experience with Sarcoma, Lung Cancer
    about 1 year ago
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    Finished treatment

    Celebration

    1yr Cancer free again

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    • KarenRose
    • Experience with Sarcoma, Lung Cancer
    about 1 year ago
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    Treatment's

    Decision Point

    After 4 yes Cancer Free

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  4. about 1 year ago
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    Just Diagnosed

    Oh No

    You have lung cancer

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  5. about 1 year ago
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    Chemotherapy and radiation combined

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I discussed with my chemo doctor prior to agreeing to chemo about blood diseases that ran in my family. Grandfather died from aspla...

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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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