Beach1040's Journey with Breast Cancer

Survivor: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: over 5 years ago, Female, Age: 52, Stage II, HER2 Positive: Yes, ER Positive: No, PR Positive: No

  1. 1
    over 4 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    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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  2. 2
    over 4 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: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  3. 3
    over 4 years ago
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    Nausea medicine

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  4. 4
    over 4 years ago
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    Hair loss (alopecia)

    Side Effects

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  5. 5
    over 4 years ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

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  6. 6
    over 4 years ago
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    Mouth dryness

    Side Effects

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  7. 7
    over 4 years ago
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    Taste change/loss

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  8. 8
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemo brain

    Side Effects

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  9. 9
    over 4 years ago
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    Depression/Anxiety

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  10. 10
    over 4 years ago
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    Anemia (low red blood cell counts)

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  11. 11
    over 4 years ago
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    Hot flashes

    Side Effects

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  12. 12
    over 4 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Herceptin for 1 year

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  13. 13
    over 4 years ago
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    Double Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  14. 14
    over 4 years ago
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    Sentinel lymph node biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

    All clear - Yah!

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  15. 15
    over 4 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Reconstruction at same time as mastectomy

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  16. 16
    over 4 years ago
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    Finished treatment

    Celebration

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  17. 17
    over 4 years ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Removed port, did a little more tweaking on the boobs & did fat graft. All done!

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