libby's Journey:

Patient: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: over 7 years ago, Female, Age: 58, Stage II, HER2 Positive: No, ER Positive: Yes, PR Positive: Yes

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    • libby
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 7 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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    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 7 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • libby
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 7 years ago
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    Axillary Lymph Node Dissection

    Procedure or Surgery

    so far lots of arm soreness and pain

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 7 years ago
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    Body part/function

    Loss

    and my sense of feeling normal or healthy

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    • libby
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 7 years ago
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    about getting chemo or not

    Decision Point

    because my pathology report was good after 2nd surgery it appears chemo is now recommended not required

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    • libby
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 2 years ago
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    Cancer is back/Recurred

    Oh No

    After 5 and a half years my breast cancer is back... in my neck, chest and right lung, I’m on ibrance & fasoladex So far it’s working, side effects not too bad... Anyone else in same boat? Scared, but living my life, staying strong and hopeful but this is hard! I can’t believe i have stage 4 breast cancer now!!’ I have sooo much I still want to do ...

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