merlinglen1's Journey:

Patient: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: over 4 years ago, Female, Age: 56, Stage I, HER2 Positive: No, ER Positive: Yes, PR Positive: Yes

  1. 1
    about 4 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  2. 2
    about 4 years ago
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    Hormone therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Tamoxifen has nasty side effect's with no treatment, except wait and hope they go away.

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  3. 3
    about 4 years ago
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    Vaginal dryness or irritation

    Side Effects

    Hot flashes, night sweats, watery discharge. All from Tamoxifen. No relief unless I had yet another drug.

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