• Sheila5251
    • Experience with Inflammatory Breast...
    about 1 year ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I did have a port implanted before chemo. 5 weeks after chemo ended I had a mastectomy, no lymph nodes removed even though I do have...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Ruthieq99
    • Experience with Inflammatory Breast ...
    over 3 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had bilateral mastectomy, because as my onc. Stated, " Do you really want to do this again?"

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Song4Him
    • Experience with Inflammatory Breast C...
    over 3 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Two things scared me more than the surgery and that was getting dye shot into me for the lymph dissection and being put under for th...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Beccanan
    • Experience with Inflammatory Breast C...
    over 5 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had 2 surgeries first double mastectomy and then removed lymph on right side

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Pepsi
    • Experience with Inflammatory Breast Cancer
    over 5 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Removal of my breast was devastating I had a real sense of loss went into deep depression wanted no one around me.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • JDraper
    • Experience with Inflammatory Breast Ca...
    over 5 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I am having a double massectomy and I don't know what to expect??

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Judith62
    • Experience with Inflammatory Breast C...
    over 5 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had total mastectomy and then went back for wider excision as positive margins. Clear margins after wider excision

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • JFaye
    • Experience with Inflammatory Breast Cancer
    over 5 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I also had sentintinal lymph node and 5 more removed. Scars go all the way under my armpit. I also suffer from Lymphadema

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  1. over 6 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had Mastectomy on June 18 2013 went to hospital that morning had IV put in arm and Numping cream put on breast they put 5 needle in...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Angie_P
    • Experience with Inflammatory Breast Ca...
    over 6 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    With axillary lymph node dissection.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  2. over 6 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    02/02/13: mastectomy & axillary lymph node dissection. Anesthesia and morphine made me vomit so much and also a strong diarrhea for ...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Viking
    • Experience with Inflammatory Breast Cancer
    about 7 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    After chemo, I thought the surgery was uneventful. Minimal pain, drains came out at first doctor visit, and scar healed very well. ...

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