• ParisB
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    9 months ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had my double mastectomy in 2016. Two years to the date my cancer returned.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Bethj
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating) ...
    9 months ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    The drains are a pain and I’ll be glad when they get removed but over all things went well!

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Mamaswagon
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    9 months ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    This is a major 8 hour surgery with reconstruction with major impacts to the rest of your life beyond the healing process and surgic...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  1. 9 months ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Double mastectomy, nipple sparring, direct to implant

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Rowanda2
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    9 months ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    It has been three months. Still have a small open wound on right and left armpit (they took 29 lymph nodes 19 were positive) is stil...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Jpingley
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltratin...
    9 months ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    First Dx of breast cancer I had a double mastectomy. That was it no chemo or Radiation or any type of oral medication. Breast cancer...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • TheeWarden
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    9 months ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had a double mastectomy on July 11, 2018 with tissue expander placement. I had breast implants (thank God, because it stopped the...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  2. 10 months ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Surgery on 7-24-18

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Milin
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    11 months ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Surgery on July 2nd. Still recovering today is the 9th. Getting strong for the next step that will be radiation. My doctor confirm t...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • CharlieD
    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Carc...
    11 months ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I wasn’t really prepared for any of this!

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  3. 11 months ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I underwent a prophylactic BL Mastectomy with immediate reconstruction where they placed expanders for implants later on. The biospy...

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  4. about 1 year ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    It took about a year to feel myself again.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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