mdy215's Journey with Invasive (Infiltrating) Ductal Carcin...

Patient: Breast Cancer > Invasive (Infiltrating) Ductal Carcinoma

Patient Info: Living with cancer as a chronic illness (undergoing adjuvant therapy), Diagnosed: about 6 years ago, Female, Age: 44, Stage IV, HER2 Positive: No, ER Positive: Yes, PR Positive: No

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    • mdy215
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    about 5 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I take Aredia intravenously every 28 days. The atmosphere is relaxed and teh side effects are mild in non-existent.

    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    about 5 years ago
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    Hormone therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    This is oral medication that I take nightly. No hair, weight loss or fatigue.

    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    about 5 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Oral tabs that I take nightly. Some minor muscle cramping.

    Easy to Do: Not Specified
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Not Specified
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    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    about 5 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    I recieved 15 rounds of radiation to treat the tumor in my sternum. Little fatigue with treatment.

    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • mdy215
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating)...
    about 5 years ago
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    Breast tenderness or growth

    Side Effects

    I forgot to mention this one! I have some growth. I'm already a D.

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