jap's Journey with Breast Cancer

Survivor: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment more than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: almost 15 years ago, Female, Age: 42, Stage IIB, HER2 Positive: No, ER Positive: No, PR Positive: No

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    • jap
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

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    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    should I have any surgery or chemo

    Decision Point

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    • jap
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    once i was diagnosed with breast cancer the only thing I could see was DEATH(in capital letters)

    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    the medicine made sick a little bit but not as bad as others; I never was hungry, never loss weight but hated chemo and rad treatments

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • jap
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    skin under radiation treatment stay very dry and ashe

    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • jap
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Low white blood cell counts (neutropenia)

    Side Effects

    had to take shots to build bones stronger and they were very painful unable to sit down

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    • jap
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Home care

    Other Care

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    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Other

    Celebration

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