Robintrapp's Journey:

Patient: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: almost 7 years ago, Female, Age: 61, Stage I, HER2 Positive: No, ER Positive: No, PR Positive: No

  1. 1
    about 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    I still remember the feeling - i was never so frightened in my life!

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  2. 2
    about 5 years ago
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    Lumpectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I was very lucky because no nodes were involved and i didn't have to have any drains

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  3. 3
    about 5 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Chemo really lived up to its repuataion!

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  4. 4
    about 5 years ago
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    Nausea/Vomiting

    Side Effects

    Lots of side effects from the chemo - pretty much felt lousy throughout

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  5. 5
    about 5 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Radiation was a piece of cake compared to the surgery, recovery, and chemo

    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  6. 6
    about 5 years ago
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    Other

    Celebration

    thanking God every day for another day

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