deb's Journey with Breast Cancer

Survivor: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: over 7 years ago, Female, Age: 57, Stage IIB, HER2 Positive: Yes, ER Positive: Don't Know, PR Positive: Don't Know

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    • deb
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    not ME!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Oh No

    just the fact I had cancer

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  2. 2
    • deb
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    LUMPECTOMY AND LYMPH NODE REMOVAL

    Procedure or Surgery

    HAD TO HAVE "PORT" PUT INSIDE OF ME NEXT

    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  3. 3
    • deb
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    FELT BAD AND NO TASTE BUDS. EVERYTHING TASTED AND SMELLED BAD. NO ENERGY.17 TREATMENTS OVER 8 MOS.

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • deb
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    HAD TO DRIVE 1 HOUR EVERYDAY FOR TREATMENT, COSTLY ON GAS

    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  5. 5
    • deb
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Finished treatment

    Celebration

    IT'S OVER....NOW MY HAIR WILL GROW BACK, I HAD SHAVED MY HEAD WHEN IT STARTED FALLING OUT.

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    • deb
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    My mind/Sense of Humor

    Loss

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

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  7. 7
    • deb
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    TRYING TO GET BACK INTO LIFE AGAIN IS HARD, STILL NOT THERE.

    Other Care

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