Tania's Journey:

Survivor: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: almost 8 years ago, Female, Stage 0

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    • Tania
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    I had 6 weeks of radiation and then took a week of work to rest and put creams on for the burned area.

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

    Celebration

    Every year I celebrate life with my friends and go out to dinner. It is very important to celebrate.

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    • Tania
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Lumpectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I had surgery and then I had 6 weeks of radiation.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • Tania
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Hot flashes

    Side Effects

    I take Tamoxifen and I get hot flashes in the middle of the night really bad. Like to stick my head in the ice box.

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