1. 10 days ago
    mlatourette's Avatar

    stem cell transplant

    Procedure or Surgery

    Transplant well very tired during the first 2 months post sct

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
    0 Comments
    • jeffcole
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    about 1 month ago
    jeffcole's Avatar

    stem cell transplant

    Procedure or Surgery

    14 days in the hospital after stem cell transplant. 10 days of misery than not to bad. Took a couple months to feel anywhere normal.

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    0 Comments
    • car092360
    • Experience with Acute Myeloid Leukem...
    5 months ago
    car092360's Avatar

    Birthday

    Celebration

    Stem cell transplant on 4/9/19

    Read More

    0 Comments
  2. 7 months ago
    Allisonsue2's Avatar

    Whether to have one or two stem cell transplants back to back or whether to have stem cell transplant at all

    Decision Point

    Decided on oncologist recommendation to do tandem stem cell transplants. Completed first one 01-05-2018 and second one 03-16-2018.

    Read More

    1 Comment
  3. 8 months ago
    MiriamMarino's Avatar

    stem cell transplant

    Procedure or Surgery

    The stem cell transplant was effective for only 9 months. The cancer returned worse than before and treatment for relapse is ongoing.

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
    0 Comments
    • Neri
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    8 months ago
    Neri's Avatar

    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Multiple lines of chemo - VAD, velcade, dex, thalidomide, melphalan. Currently on a triple drug combo velcade dex thalidomide. Side ...

    Read More

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
    0 Comments
    • DocDeb
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    8 months ago
    DocDeb's Avatar

    stem cell transplant

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a text book perfect Stem Cell Transplant. It went much better than I anticipated. I would like to talk to others about the exp...

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
    0 Comments
  4. 9 months ago
    Firstlady's Avatar

    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I was diagnosed with multiple myeloma stage 3 on Nov 8th 2018 I have 70 percent in my bone marrow and the doctor started me on an ag...

    Read More

    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
    1 Comment
    • Jbh1
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    12 months ago
    Jbh1's Avatar

    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I had two rounds of induction chemotherapy and then started the procedures to build up my stem cells for an autologous transplant. A...

    Read More

    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
    0 Comments
    • mmang
    • Experience with Multiple Myeloma
    about 1 year ago
    mmang's Avatar

    After chemo treatments, I was advised to have stem c ell transplant in 2015.

    Other Care

    I had stem cell transplant using my own cells. I was in hospital for 3-1/2 weeks with no immune system and very sick.

    Read More

    0 Comments
    • po18guy
    • Experience with Angioimmunoblastic T-C...
    about 1 year ago
    po18guy's Avatar

    Moderate intensity haploidentical allogeneic stem cell transplant.

    Procedure or Surgery

    30% mortality within the first three years. Acute, then chronic graft-versus-host-disease.

    Read More

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
    0 Comments
    • po18guy
    • Experience with Angioimmunoblastic T-C...
    about 1 year ago
    po18guy's Avatar

    Stem cell transplant. We had exhausted all lymphoma drugs and after two relapses and a muation/transformation, the liklihood of relapse was great.

    Decision Point

    In 2009, there was no match found for a transplant in the world donor registry. In 2015, there was still no match. No siblings. My t...

    Read More

    0 Comments
  1. 1
  2. 3
  3. 4
  4. 5
  5. 6
  6. 7
  7. 8
  8. 9
  9. 10
  10. 11
  11. 27
  12. 28