1. almost 6 years ago
    Diamondair's Avatar

    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I was being dosed with 5FU because my Oncologist didn't have any other ideas about what will work on appendix cancer, said it is ver...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  2. almost 6 years ago
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    Misdiagnosed

    Oh No

    I kept going to Dr.s with pain in my abdomen no one could find anything wrong till I went to the ER, after a fall outside on the pav...

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  3. about 6 years ago
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    Cancer has spread/Metastasized

    Oh No

    In May of 2001 graduated at the top of my class from LSU's MBA program. On Monday, May 14, 2001, I started a new job working for a s...

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    • maralyn
    • Experience with Appendix Cancer
    about 6 years ago
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    do i continue with chemo???

    Decision Point

    the results of my ct scan showed that the mucin (my jelly belly) is coming back,,, hard to tell if cancer has spread,,, will see my...

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    • retepo
    • Experience with Rare Cancers
    about 6 years ago
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    Cancer has spread/Metastasized

    Oh No

    trial is off because cancer has been detected in her brain the doctors pleaded with the pharmaceutical company but they said she no ...

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  4. about 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    After they finish Lili's Chemotherapy, they move her from the operating room to the recovery room. They begin to give her morphine f...

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  5. about 6 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    My granddaughter has to have laser surgery on her eyes before she has a round of chemo. Her eye Doctor performs the surgery than a c...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Rare
    • Experience with Rare Cancers
    about 6 years ago
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    Lost loved one

    Loss

    Our daughter Rebecca lost her battle on February 28, 2008 to a rare cancer, Rhabdomyosarcoma. My husband recently published a book,...

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    • maralyn
    • Experience with Appendix Cancer
    about 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    well i went for checkup with the surgeon who did my last surgery, HIPEC, and also met with an oncologist from down there. after 3 ho...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • maralyn
    • Experience with Appendix Cancer
    about 6 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    so now the question, systemic chemo was of no value before, that is why they plannned on doing the HIPEC, which they did decide to d...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
    0 Comments
    • maralyn
    • Experience with Appendix Cancer
    about 6 years ago
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    HIPEC

    Procedure or Surgery

    well i had my surgery, march 13, again did not go as expected,,, when they opened me up, they cleaned away the mucin (the ick) and w...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Pattie
    • Experience with Appendix Cancer
    about 6 years ago
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    Relationship

    Loss

    After saying goodbye to my 5 children my 2 sisters and my 2 friends and then NOT dying, no one wants anything to do with this anymo...

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