Results for - cancer and cancer scares

1,742 voters participated in this survey

many surveys ask health questions and consider some types of cancer, yet leave others out when asking about diagnosed conditions. I would like to know if there are more general types of pre cancers or cancers that aren't usually listed on these surveys.

1. at what stage was your cancer diagnosed?

stage 1
5%
85 votes
stage 2
3%
55 votes
stage 3
2%
40 votes
not applicable
89%
1,559 votes
Other (please specify)
1%
19 votes

2. if your condition was pre-cancerous at the time of diagnosis, did it develop into cancer?

Yes
3%
53 votes
No
7%
122 votes
Not Applicable
90%
1,567 votes

3. what type of treatment did your doctor recommend?

chemo therapy
4%
67 votes
radiation therapy
4%
69 votes
surgery
7%
117 votes
none
3%
55 votes
Other (please specify)
1%
18 votes
Not Applicable
86%
1,504 votes

4. what type of treatment did you choose for yourself?

chemo therapy
3%
58 votes
radiation therapy
4%
62 votes
surgery
6%
112 votes
none
3%
53 votes
Other (please specify)
1%
13 votes
Not Applicable
87%
1,514 votes

5. how soon after the diagnosis did you begin tratment?

1-30 days
6%
98 votes
2-5 months
3%
53 votes
6-12 months
2%
30 votes
na
89%
1,548 votes
Other (please specify)
1%
13 votes

6. what was the duration of the treatment you chose?

several treatments at a treatment center over a specified length of time
3%
53 votes
continuous visits to a treatment center for an initially unspecified length of time
2%
28 votes
medication taken at home for a specific length of time
2%
27 votes
still undergoing treatment
1%
17 votes
one time surgery with follow up exam
3%
47 votes
multiple surgeries with ongoing testing, if not already in remission
1%
17 votes
none
2%
32 votes
na
87%
1,517 votes
Other (please specify)
0%
4 votes

7. what was the outcome of the treatment?

still need continuous treatment for an unlimited time
2%
38 votes
requires other surgeries
2%
31 votes
need to begin different treatment option, due to others not working
1%
22 votes
cancer was cured or is now in remission
6%
96 votes
na
89%
1,546 votes
Other (please specify)
1%
9 votes
12/17/2015 Health & Fitness 1742 36 By: mandav2000

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