kwebster78'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: 63, Stage I, HER2 Positive: No, ER Positive: Yes, PR Positive: Yes

  1. 1
    over 6 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: Agree
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  2. 2
    over 6 years ago
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    Sentinel lymph node biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

    1 year later there is still tenderness in the armpit area

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  3. 3
    over 6 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Great for 6 weeks, then my skin split and was raw under armpit, also began to peel in other areas where I being treated

    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  4. 4
    over 6 years ago
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    Finished treatment

    Celebration

    Done with radiation therapy, now on to drug treatment for 5 years

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  5. 5
    over 6 years ago
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    Pain

    Side Effects

    Had to go to physical therapy for shoulder pain and lost range of motion in my arm and shoulder

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