butterflylan's Journey with Triple-Negative Breast Cancer, Ductal

Patient: Breast Cancer > Invasive (Infiltrating) Ductal Carcinoma > Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: about 4 years ago, Female, Age: 50, Stage I, HER2 Positive: No, ER Positive: No, PR Positive: No

  1. 1
    almost 4 years ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Hi, I'm 46 and had a BLM on 2/5/13. Strong family history of BC. Diagnosed in Dec 2012, DCIS w/microinvasion, triple negative.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  2. 2
    almost 4 years ago
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    Fibromyalgia, migraines

    Other Care

    My recovery is going a bit slower because I have Fibromyalgia and frequent migraine headaches.

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  3. 3
    almost 4 years ago
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    Nipple Sparing Mastectomies - part of 5 year study

    Clinical Trial

    I believe having the nipple sparing mastectomy helped my recovery on the emotional side.

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