birdsister's Journey:

Patient: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: almost 6 years ago, Female, Age: 61, Stage I, HER2 Positive: No, ER Positive: Yes, PR Positive: Yes

  1. 1
    over 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    oh no I have breast cancer, what's next. This is what my mother died from. What's going to happen?

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  2. 2
    over 5 years ago
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    Decision Point

    I did not want a total mastectomy. Spoke to surgeon after researching options and found simple mastectomy

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  3. 3
    over 5 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  4. 4
    over 5 years ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

    Side Effects

    Big time fatigue

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  5. 5
    over 5 years ago
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    Returned to work

    Celebration

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

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  6. 6
    almost 4 years ago
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    Platelet count normal

    Celebration

    Had a repeat blood draw yesterday and everything is normal

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