breezeway's Journey with Breast Cancer

Patient: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: over 5 years ago, Female, Age: 64

  1. 1
    over 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    the hardest part was knowing my husband's first wife had died of ovarian cancer.

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  2. 2
    over 5 years ago
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    Long-term catheter

    Procedure or Surgery

    The surgery to place the portacath was painful because I was not sedated enough. All other procedures have been comfortable and uneventful.

    Went as Expected: Not Specified
    Minimal Recovery: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  3. 3
    over 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    All nurses and medical personnel and the cancer center workers have been wonderful. The facility where I receive my treatment is also wonderful. I have been blessed.

    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  4. 4
    over 5 years ago
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    watery eyes

    Side Effects

    fatigue, hair loss, night sweats, hot flashes, mood changes, taste changes, the "miseries", ...

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  5. 5
    over 5 years ago