tonitiger's Journey with Breast Cancer

Patient: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment more than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: almost 10 years ago, Female, Age: 56, Stage II, HER2 Positive: Don't Know, ER Positive: Don't Know, PR Positive: Don't Know

  1. 1
    about 4 years ago
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    Oh No

    Well when I went in 2006 for my mamagram they told me is was a sist n not to worry So I didnt so in feb of 2007 I was getting a shower n was doing my self exam n I felt a lump in my right breast went to the docs n she said its probally what it was last year but we will do a mamagran just in case never in my mind did Breast cancer enter my mind so went n thought they seen something so went for a ultra sound well when the lady was doing the ultra sound the doc walks in n puts the mamagrams up n he turns around n says to well u have cancer I just started to cry cause when u here those words u think u r going to die he was very crule then he set up a biopsy I said if u know its cancer then why do u need on he said just in case its not nI said so u r worring me n there might not b knothing to worry about i fliped on him so had it done n it was in stage 2 nhe said to me why did u not come back last year in 6 months I said u told me it was a sists n knothing to worry about he insists he sent me a letter in the mail he did not i would of went back if I got the letter he was just trying to cover his butt I turned him in the hosiplail got rid of him so there u have it

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  2. 2
    about 4 years ago
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    Procedure or Surgery

    Well they took out the lump n he removed some lyfnodes there was 2 stuck together so he took out more n sent them away cause the 2 had cancer in them so he told my family not to tell me anything he said I would not remember well I KNEW EVERYTHING THAT WAS GOING ON SO WHEN i GOT BACK IN MY ROOM i LOOKED AT MY FAMILY N SAID U BETTER TELL ME THE TRUTH THATS WHEN THEY TOLD ME ABOUT TEH LYMFNODES i FLIPED OUT

    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  3. 3
    about 4 years ago
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    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Well I got a port put in so the first time I go they go to stick me in the port n man did that hurt like XXX had the treatment did ok well thats what I thought 3 days after I got really sick had a bad headache thought my head was going to explode went to hospital didnt help sent me home i went 3 more times after that n finally they got it right but i was still sick could not eat really anything I had it every 2 weeks so right before the next treatment I would feel better then 2 days I had to go back for the next one I had 8 treatments n I was so sick n the radiation I got burnt kept telling them its is getting to sore looks like it is going to peel well i told them i want to c the doc so when he seen it he fliped on nthem n i had to take 2 weeks off n I was in hosiptail 4 times with the burn

    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  4. 4
    about 4 years ago
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    Other

    Clinical Trial

    yes I was a Clinical I wanted to so if there was someine out there haveing the same problem then they would know how to treat them

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  5. 5
    about 4 years ago
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    Side Effects

    headache throwing up could not eat just put it this way I could not do anything

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  6. 6
    about 4 years ago
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    Celebration

    Right before Thanksgiveing I found out it was gone that was the best Christmas present I got n my family thought the same way

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  7. 7
    about 4 years ago
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    Loss

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  8. 8
    about 4 years ago
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    Other

    Decision Point

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  9. 9
    about 4 years ago
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    Other Care

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