reginawiens' Journey with Breast Cancer

Patient: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Newly diagnosed (has not begun treatment), Diagnosed: about 5 years ago, Female, Age: 63, Stage 0, HER2 Positive: Don't Know, ER Positive: Don't Know, PR Positive: Don't Know

  1. 1
    almost 5 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

    oct 13 got the final report 4 clusters of dcis Thought i was lucky But it has been a battle ever since Well had a mastectomy Come to find out after the mast. they found 6 dcis this is still hard to believe

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  2. 2
    almost 5 years ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    The pain i am still trying to hold it all together I dont know what happened to christmas Its still a blank. Had surgery on the7th of dec. Then another one on the 21 still in pain The following thursday got bandages off to find out i have stitches Geting them out this thursday and starting expanding the expanders I heard it hurts is that true? I am still finding out whats next The dr. is trying to tell me about i cant think that far ahead.

    Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  3. 3
    over 4 years ago
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    Breast Reconstruction (Implant)

    Procedure or Surgery

    Strange what could go wrong did The pain and meds have been the worst.

    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  4. 4
    over 4 years ago
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    Drug Therapy or Medication

    tamoxifen stopped takeing after 30 days way to many sideaffects I will take my chances

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