Echo19's Journey with Invasive (Infiltrating) Ductal Carcin...

Patient: Breast Cancer > Invasive (Infiltrating) Ductal Carcinoma

Patient Info: Diagnosed: over 4 years ago, Female, Age: 58, Stage II, HER2 Positive: Yes, ER Positive: Yes, PR Positive: Yes

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    • Echo19
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    almost 4 years ago
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    Lumpectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Bad reaction to GA. But didn't last long and incision healed well.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Echo19
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    almost 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Had TCH. Tough journey but Dr. And RNs were terrific in their support in managing side effects.

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Echo19
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    almost 4 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Just finished 6 weeks to my left boob. It now looks like it could star on Walking Dead! Lots of skin issues but the nurse provided excellent support and various treatments so I should heal up fine.

    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Echo19
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    almost 4 years ago
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    Hormone therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Just started Anastrazole. 30 mins After the first dose, severe nausea. lorazepam helped. This better go away....I have to return to work in a month.

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