NJT's Journey with Breast Cancer

Patient: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: over 4 years ago, Female, Age: 59, Stage I, HER2 Positive: Yes

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    • NJT
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Lumpectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

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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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    • NJT
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    Total shock...then thought Oh just a lumpectomy and radiation I can do this-but then she said CHEMO!

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    • NJT
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Need total of 6 treatments- none have been too easy..seems takes longer to recover from after each one; trying to remind myself could be much worse. Trying to work full time becoming difficult.

    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • NJT
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 3 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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