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Michele

Michele
Bio: My name is Michele and I was diagnosed with Stage 4 Anal Cancer in February 2010. I asked my OB-Gyn doctor to check what I thought was a hemorrhoid flare up at my routine pap smear visit, and discovered it was actually 2 tumors. My constant sciatica was found to be caused by a golf ball sized tumor growing out…more
Cancer Type: Anal Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 4 cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Squamous Cell Carcinoma of the anus
Anal Cancer Symptoms: Rectal bleeding, itching, sciatic pain. (thought my hemorhoid was acting up)
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: Laminectomy and tumor removal of the metestatic sacral tumor. This was done microscopically (with a small spoon). Nov 2012 Wedge resection right lower lobe via thoracotomy.
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: 2 rounds, 96 hours each week 1 and week 5 during radiation of 5-FU. Mytomycin-C first round only. Hairloss, nausea, vomiting, 30 pounds of weight loss. Recurrence 2013- 4 rounds of Cisplatin with 46 hours of 5-FU with each round.

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Cindy

Cindy
Cancer Type: Anal Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 3B cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Anal cancer squamous cell
Anal Cancer Symptoms: Anal skin tag...burning..itching...cramps....constipation ....tired
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: Two groin nodes removed July 2, 2012 Anal skin tag removed Aug, 2012
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: Starting Aug 27th 5FU and Mito C

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Susi

Susi
Cancer Type: Anal Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 4 cancer
Death Date: July 22, 2018
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Ann

Ann
Cancer Type: Anal Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 1 cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Squamous cell carcinoma in the anus, basaloid, and poorly differentiated neuroendocrine
Anal Cancer Symptoms: Blood in stools, lower right abdominal pain. Frequent bouts of diarrhea.
Surgery Description, Dates & Side Effects: Tumor excision 7/31/15
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: Cisplatin and 5fu 9/23/15 pump 96 hours/week 1, repeated 4th week 10/21/15 mouth sores, partial hair loss, oral thrush, dehydration, loss of potassium.
Death Date: October 24, 2017
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Nancy

Nancy
Bio: im 51 years old ,four grown kids an oldest daughter just put me thru hell shes almost 30 all she does is lie for no reason i thought id try to help her one more time an she would help me so we got a place together that didnt work out all she did was strebuttons an make me madder…more
Cancer Type: Anal Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 4 cancer
Anal Cancer Symptoms: lumps in groin that I thought was hernia an and mass at anal area night sweats I thought It was menopause
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: inpatient 5 days 23 hrs a day twice

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Cathy

Cathy
Cancer Type: Anal Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 3B cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Anal Cancer Symptoms: Lump near anus, constipation, thin ribbon like bowls.

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Gionni

Gionni
Bio: I was diagnosed with stage 2 possibly 3 rectal cancer in July of 2012, I had some cancer symptoms in Dec of 2011 but ignored them for 6 months. I had always been a healthy individual despite my diet and lifestyle (all processed and fried foods with starches bleached bread etc.). I've had my appendix removed when…more
Cancer Type: Anal Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 2 cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Moderitely differentiated Adencarcinoma
Anal Cancer Symptoms: Rectal bleeding, rectal pain, abdominal pain, irritation at site of growth, burning and itching at site of growth, aches and pains all over body, lymphoma or constant lymph swelling & Draining.

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Kathy

Kathy
Cancer Type: Anal Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 2 cancer

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Karen

Karen
Cancer Type: Anal Cancer
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: XELODA 500mgs x2 twice a day for two weeks during radiation. Recommenced 14.10.15 to stop on 28.10.15...Having this treatment as insertion of PICC line failed and ceases during radiation due to platelets dropping to 108.

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Mary

Mary
Cancer Type: Anal Cancer
Stage of Cancer: Stage 2 cancer
Medical Term for the Type of Cancer: Anal Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Anal Cancer Symptoms: Bleeding, bowel incontinence. Thought to be hemorrhoids.
Chemotherapy Description, Dates & Side Effects: Nausea, loss of appetite, chemo brain.

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February 17, 2014

September 21, 1957

Cancer Info

Anal Cancer

May 18, 2013

Stage 1

No

Fluorouracil (5-FU)

no

August 9, 2013

rectal bleeding

2 rounds.. mouth sores

25 treatments

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