dojoju's Journey with Breast Cancer

Patient: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: about 5 years ago, Female, Age: 43

  1. 1
    • dojoju
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    I was shocked when i got the news. I have 3 kids and all I could think about was how are they going to feel?

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  2. 2
    • dojoju
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I still feel like half a woman and that my chest makes me look and feel like a deformed alien. I hate looking at myself in the mirror.

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  3. 3
    • dojoju
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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  4. 4
    • dojoju
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    I dont like the way I feel after my treatments. I get so tired and there are days that I dont want to go.

    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • dojoju
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Side Effects

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

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