Margee's Journey with Breast Cancer

Survivor: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: almost 7 years ago, Female, Age: 52, Stage 0, HER2 Positive: Don't Know, ER Positive: Yes, PR Positive: No

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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

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

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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

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

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 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: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Sentinel lymph node biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Numbness under arm is still there almost two years later.

    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

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

    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Chemo brain

    Side Effects

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

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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    Made chemo treatments a lot easier. I would highly recommend it.

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

    Side Effects

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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Hair loss (alopecia)

    Side Effects

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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Depression/Anxiety

    Side Effects

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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Hot flashes

    Side Effects

    I wish I was more prepared for the menopausal side effects.

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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Sexual side effects

    Side Effects

    Vaginal dryness.

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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Vaginal dryness or irritation

    Side Effects

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

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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Body part/function

    Loss

    Left breast.

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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Decision Point

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

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    • Margee
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    Intimacy

    Loss

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

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