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    Side Effects (Chemo brain): constipation; anxiety; diarrhea; eating problems; fatigue; hair loss everywhere; hot flashes; memory changes; mood changes; some nausea; pain; skin changes; sexual side effects; taste change; thinking problems;

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    Drug or Chemo Therapy (Chemotherapy): Nothing can be planned at chemo week. Neulasta shot eventually progesses to be very painful. Found Claritin helps with the pain. Begin to get strength back after a week and appetite.

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    Procedure or Surgery (removal of fluid from right Pleural Cavity): 3 liters of fluid removed from pleural cavity took 6 days. pain excrutiating. do not remember much of the hospital stay after major surgery. no tumors nor lesions found in pleural cavity. ovarian cancer is primary site. cancer was in fluid. 1-1/2 wks in hospital then transported to rehab to get strength back. still experience back pain at tube insertion site and at camera insertion site.

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