uncgirl70's Journey with Breast Cancer

Patient: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Living with cancer as a chronic illness (undergoing adjuvant therapy), Diagnosed: over 7 years ago, Female, Age: 47, Stage IV, HER2 Positive: Yes, ER Positive: Yes, PR Positive: Yes

  1. 1
    about 5 years ago
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    Cancer has spread/Metastasized

    Oh No

    Originally diagnosed with Breat Cancer in July 2010...After chemo (6 treatments, every 3 weeks), mastectomy, and 6 weeks of radiation was cancer free in April 2011. In June 2012 found out that cancer had metastasized to bones.

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  2. 2
    about 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Taxotere and cytoxin were given from August to November 2010. Currently receiving Xgeva shot once a month to strengthen bones

    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    about 5 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had hysterectomy in August 2012 to stop estrogen production....bring on the hot flashes!!

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    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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