dls1007's Journey with Breast Cancer

Patient: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Living with cancer as a chronic illness (undergoing adjuvant therapy), Diagnosed: over 23 years ago, Female, Age: 56, Stage Recurrent, HER2 Positive: Yes, ER Positive: Yes, PR Positive: Don't Know

  1. 1
    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Cancer is back/Recurred

    Oh No

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    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Axillary Lymph Node Dissection

    Procedure or Surgery

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Lumpectomy

    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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  4. 4
    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Double 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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  5. 5
    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    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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    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Sentinel lymph node biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    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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    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Bone strengthening drugs

    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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  9. 9
    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Hormone therapy

    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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  10. 10
    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Targeted therapy

    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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    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

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    Painless Experience: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Anemia (low red blood cell counts)

    Side Effects

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  13. 13
    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

    Side Effects

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  14. 14
    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Hair loss (alopecia)

    Side Effects

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  15. 15
    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Shortness of breath

    Side Effects

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    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Celebration

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  17. 17
    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Decision Point

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    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 4 years ago
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    Other Care

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  19. 19
    • dls1007
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 3 years ago
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    Milestones

    It's been over 20 years now I've been fighting this cancer.[phone number redacted] and 2012. Stage IV in 1997 and I'm still doing fine today after a reoccurrence again in 2012.

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