CAH's Journey with Breast Cancer

Patient: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Newly diagnosed (has not begun treatment), Diagnosed: over 4 years ago, Female, Age: 51, Stage I, HER2 Positive: No, ER Positive: Yes, PR Positive: Yes

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    • CAH
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Lumpectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • CAH
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    13 out of 30 treatments so far. Experiencing sunburn like symptoms. Uncomfortable but not intolerable.

    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • CAH
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Axillary Lymph Node Dissection

    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • CAH
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Hormone therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    3 weeks on Tamoxifen. Barely any side effects. Have also adjusted diet and restricting foods that produce estrogen as directed by my doctor.

    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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