ilovecats' Journey with Invasive Lobular Carcinoma

Survivor: Breast Cancer > Invasive Lobular Carcinoma

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: almost 9 years ago, Female, Age: 54, Stage IIA, HER2 Positive: Yes, ER Positive: Don't Know, PR Positive: Don't Know

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    • ilovecats
    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Car...
    about 5 years ago
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    Cancer has spread/Metastasized

    Oh No

    Sucked was in a lymph node

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    about 5 years ago
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    Hospitalization

    Other Care

    Chop all or just take out cancer only

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    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Car...
    about 5 years ago
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    Lumpectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

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

    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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    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Car...
    about 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    16 rounds It sucked big time lost my hair Needed a chemo port Got very sick

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Car...
    about 5 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Im burning

    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • ilovecats
    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Car...
    about 5 years ago
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    Finished treatment

    Celebration

    That was good hair grew back so much nicer

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    • ilovecats
    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Car...
    about 5 years ago
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    Depression/Anxiety

    Side Effects

    Put me into early menopause So depressed Gained weight that for the first time in my life will not come off Still worry the cancer could come back

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    • ilovecats
    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Car...
    about 5 years ago
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    Lost loved one

    Loss

    Aunt and uncle both died of cancer while I had and survived cancer have such survivors guilt

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    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Car...
    about 5 years ago
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    My mind/Sense of Humor

    Loss

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

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