"Chemo Brain"

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Pagola44
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"Chemo Brain"

Postby Pagola44 » Mon Feb 26, 2024 7:07 pm

Hi all,
I have finished my 12 cycles of folfox, I noticed from about the half way point in the regime i started developing 'chemo brain' - fogginess, poor memory, slow cognition etc. I finished my last treatment about a week ago and noticed my brain still feels that way. Did anyone else experience 'chemo brain' and how long did it take for you to recover?
29m Male.
DX: CC, Right Hepatic Flexure, 4cm, T3, G2, M0
Stage III3B , Positive lymph nodes: (2/20)
Baseline CEA value: 1.98
LVI and PNI: absent
Surgical margins: clear
No lynch Syndrome or MSI
Primary surgery type: Laparascopic

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CRguy
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Re: "Chemo Brain"

Postby CRguy » Mon Feb 26, 2024 7:50 pm

There is a long history here of discussions ... SO ...
you may wish to use this forum search to get some perspectives from a LOT of CTalkers !

Forum Search for "chemo brain"

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CRguy on the Journey
Caregiver x 4
Stage IV A rectal cancer/lung met
17 Year survivor
my life is an ongoing totally randomized UNcontrolled experiment with N=1 !
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