• TerriL
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast ...
    almost 3 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    I go today (12/5/18) for a CT scan to prepare for radiation. I will start next week. I will also start an oral chemo drug since af...

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  1. almost 3 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    I had radiation burns early on so I had to put silverdine burn cream on every day. It was painful but I got through it

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    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • mandybruin
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrat...
    almost 3 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    I started radiation therapy to key spots on the left side of my body on 11/01/2018. It hasn’t been painful but I have noticed a feel...

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  2. almost 3 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Pain free of nerve pain after first treatment of five

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Anno
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 3 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Stopped cancer in hip and back

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • lmcvety
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 3 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Burt badly. Created boil in the middle of my ches that had to be lanced and now have yet another visible “crater” from it. Radiolog...

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • joybeth
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 3 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Experience a great deal of fatigue following radiation

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • KChamp
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    almost 3 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Pain relieved after 5 days out of 10 treatments

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • CRedfern
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breas...
    almost 3 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    completed 28 rounds with 7 boots for a total of 35 rounds of whole chest wall, axillary node, mammary node and supraclavicular node ...

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Ginagia
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 3 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    I was spared painful burning. I used coconut oil and didn’t wear a bra throughout. I was really tired and learned later that we nee...

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • BettyAl
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating...
    almost 3 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Since 1995, I have had four rounds of external radiation. Sometimes 4 weeks, others 2, or 7, depending on the seriousness of the tum...

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • BettyAl
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 3 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    I felt extremely tired. Had 5 weeks of radiation.

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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