• Klaws
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast C...
    4 months ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Of all the procedures I had done this was the most painful I

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Mamaswagon
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    6 months ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Week 5 after mastectomy I had my Power Port surgically implanted into my left chest. I don't know what I really expected but I'm ce...

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • TerriL
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast ...
    10 months ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    More biopsies yesterday and next Wednesday. Feel like a pincushion. Having port installed today, and start chemo next week. Four ...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • bjriise
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast...
    over 1 year ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    8/1/2016 - Port Placement

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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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    • Lbaker1203
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    over 3 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had my porta cath surgery. Everything went Except I'm having quite a bit of pain. Mostly in the morning.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  1. over 3 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I remained in shock, I had never had any experience like this. I felt like I was in a nightmare.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • rachl2010
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Brea...
    over 3 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Port is in arm. Hit it at times because it sticks out on arm and can bruise area.

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    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
    0 Comments
    • waychris95
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    about 4 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    This was a horrible experience for me. My surgeon implanted my port and did not put it in correctly. He then did another surgery t...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • joislune13
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    about 4 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Not bad really. Feels kind of funny. You keep touching it afterwards cause it sticks out.

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
    0 Comments
    • jackiwalkr
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    over 4 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Easiest outpatient surgery I ever had.

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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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    • mlcommand
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Brea...
    over 4 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    The port placement was a little more uncomfortable than I expected and having the port can be painful sometimes. Bra straps, seat b...

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    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • dee1234
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast...
    almost 5 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had chemo port put in 12 days ago. First experience I've had with no surprises since my diagnosis. Early morning procedure went very...

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