laurie2025's Journey:

Patient: Breast Cancer

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

  1. 1
    over 4 years ago
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    Misdiagnosed

    Oh No

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  2. 2
    almost 4 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    I'm really glad I have my port, but wow did it hurt the first week I had it put in. I was not advised it would be this painful.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  3. 3
    over 4 years ago
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    Axillary Lymph Node Dissection

    Procedure or Surgery

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    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  4. 4
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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    Easy to Do: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  5. 5
    over 4 years ago
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    Hair loss (alopecia)

    Side Effects

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  6. 6
    over 4 years ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

    Side Effects

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  7. 7
    almost 4 years ago
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    Taste change/loss

    Side Effects

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  8. 8
    over 4 years ago
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    Shortness of breath

    Side Effects

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  9. 9
    about 4 years ago
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    Single or bilateral mastectomy?

    Decision Point

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  10. 10
    almost 4 years ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    1 drain was in for 4 weeks. Lots of chest tightness. Otherwise, manageable with pain meds, then switched to Aleve.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  11. 11
    almost 4 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Waiting to get started on radiology treatments.

    Painless Experience: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  12. 12
    over 4 years ago
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    Nausea/Vomiting

    Side Effects

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