• Honeygirl
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Brea...
    6 months ago
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    Where to seek treatment.

    Decision Point

    I'm very lucky to live in Seattle and be close to great sources for care.

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    what kind of surgery

    Decision Point

    I initially was in denial about the prognosis and chose to have a lumpectomy with breast reduction, thinking if things go as I plan,...

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    • Tangojo
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast...
    almost 2 years ago
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    Whether to have a bilateral or unilateral mastectomy.

    Decision Point

    I let this decision rest on the genetic testing. Although I have two types of cancer in one breast I have no mutation so I went unil...

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    • Magno
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast C...
    about 2 years ago
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    Lumpectomy or Masectomy after 8 rounds of chemo? We need more info...

    Decision Point

    My first breast MRI was not detailed enough to clearly define the area of a constellation of five tiny close-together tumors. The M...

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    • Mudwmn
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast ...
    about 2 years ago
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    No reconstruction

    Decision Point

    Due to having radiation and being slim, my options for breast reconstruction are limited. Also dealing with ME/CFS so don’t want to ...

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    • judys3cats
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    over 2 years ago
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    Changing Plastic Surgeons

    Decision Point

    Please see the question that I posted. I am wondering if there are other issues to consider. Both plastic surgeons are highly rega...

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    • judys3cats
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    over 2 years ago
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    To go through an additional surgery to revision my breast reconstruction

    Decision Point

    I don't like how they look. They seem so far apart and the left one is flatter with a ridge across it. I don't want to get nipple ...

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    • bjriise
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast...
    over 2 years ago
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    12/8/2011 diagnosed High grade aggresive triple negative breast cancer

    Decision Point

    Scary - decide treatment. Lumpectomy, chemotherapy, radiation

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    • judys3cats
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    almost 3 years ago
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    Future Decisions

    Decision Point

    In the future I will need to decide on nipple tattoos as soon as my plastic surgeon gives the OK. I am only 6 weeks out of surgery ...

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    • judys3cats
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    almost 3 years ago
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    Follow-up with Oncologist - decided to decline any chemotherapy

    Decision Point

    I had endured 8 rounds of chemotherapy 2010 - 2011. Taxol and Adriamycin/Cytoxan. Cancer came back....since my breasts were gone a...

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    • judys3cats
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    almost 3 years ago
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    Change plastic surgeon

    Decision Point

    I had a first consultation with a very kindly doctor who showed me some horrible photos of what breast reconstruction would look lik...

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