Shellshine's Journey with Breast Cancer

Survivor: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: about 4 years ago, Female, Age: 61, Stage 0, HER2 Positive: Don't Know, ER Positive: Yes, PR Positive: Yes

  1. 1
    about 4 years ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had excellent surgeon at Kaiser Permanente-Hawaii, rapid recovery, went to Jazzercise 3 weeks post-op (low impact, no upper body weights).

    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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  2. 2
    about 4 years ago
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    Sentinel lymph node biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Just some immediate post-op swelling - went away within a week.

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