vickbuck's Journey with Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)

Patient: Breast Cancer > Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: almost 5 years ago, Female, Age: 59

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    • vickbuck
    • Experience with Ductal carcinoma in s...
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    i actually haven't gotten my 1st dose, this is coming July3rd, sooo, i am nervous, about it!!

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    • vickbuck
    • Experience with Ductal carcinoma in s...
    over 4 years ago
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    Lumpectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I wish somone would've told me that the core Biopsey was gonna hurt!! the lumpectomy didn't cuz i was put to sleep, but i still am sore,not as bad though! but i have to chemo, then radiation, then horomone treament, My onoctype testing came back 50/34 so i had it bad!!!!!

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • vickbuck
    • Experience with Ductal carcinoma in s...
    over 4 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

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    • vickbuck
    • Experience with Ductal carcinoma in s...
    over 4 years ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    i have only had one treatment then i had to go to the chemo doctor and she stopped the radiation for now, so i got my port and have to have chemo july 3rd and then later radation then i have to have horomone treatments!!! but i had a very bad burning sensation in my breast, and it went away after the bout of radiation, i don't know what it did, but i don't hurt like that anymore!! :)

    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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