• Sisbill
    • Experience with Lung Cancer
    7 months ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Feeling very blessed that it was diagnosed as stage 1 and had not spread.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Sisbill
    • Experience with Lung Cancer
    7 months ago
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    Long-term catheter

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was very fortunate that the it was stage 1 and confirmed by biopsies that it was not in lympf nodes or had spread out of that lobe.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Rosemj
    • Experience with Non-Small Cell, Lung Ca...
    7 months ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I don't like the treatments and the knowledge of what they are doing to my body. I know I have risk of death by doing this.

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Terika
    • Experience with Squamous Cell Carcinoma...
    7 months ago
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    Immunotherapy Durvalumab Sep 11 2018 to Feb 25 2019

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Inflammation caused dr to discontinue treatment for now. Getting new test to see results, figure out next step

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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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    • Active
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung Ca...
    7 months ago
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    Lobectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    first lobectomy side effect included collapsed lung. I have done treatment with IVC therapy for 3 weeks prior to surgery in an integ...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • jandahazy
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung...
    7 months ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

    Side Effects

    Wife is constantly tired. and coughing is still prevalent 2 weeks after lobectomy

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    • KCat
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung Cancer
    7 months ago
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    Chemotherapy and radiation combined

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Double dose with radiation. Chemotherapy medications for 30 days and thereafter based on progress.

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  1. 7 months ago
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    Remission

    Celebration

    Been in remission (NED) since 2014. This year's scan was my 5 year clear mark.

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  2. 7 months ago
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    External radiation (Stereotactic)

    Radiation

    8 sessions of SBRT

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  3. 7 months ago
    • LauraRem
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    7 months ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Pain meds stopped working for none mets. Radiation treatment for 10 days initiated. After first week noticeable improvement. Has ...

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • LauraRem
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Lung ...
    7 months ago
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    Decision Point

    Llast chemo treatment left me very debilitated. Decided that I could not tolerate further treatment. Decided to enter hospice care.

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