tstiles89's Journey with Breast Cancer

Caregiver: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Finished active treatment less than 5 years ago, Diagnosed: almost 5 years ago, Female, Age: 70, Stage III, HER2 Positive: Don't Know, ER Positive: Don't Know, PR Positive: Don't Know

  1. 1
    over 4 years ago
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    Sentinel lymph node biopsy

    Procedure or Surgery

    I think she had this done in the drs office. This is where they told us everything was negative. Which it wasn't =/

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Not Specified
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  2. 2
    over 4 years ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    That went awesome no problems at all

    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  3. 3
    over 4 years ago
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    Lumpectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    We thought everything was negative but turns out 4 out of 21 lymph nodes were positive and the size of the tumor was bigger then they thought =/

    Went as Expected: Disagree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  4. 4
    over 4 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Chemotherapy is alright to do, but seeing my mom so weak and tired is what sucks. She hasn't thrown up alot but she already lost all her hair which sucks too.

    Easy to Do: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  5. 5
    almost 3 years ago
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    my hair

    Loss

    my hairs gone

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  6. 6
    almost 3 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Bones hurt to walk

    Painless Experience: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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  7. 7
    almost 3 years ago
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    Medicine for low white blood cell count

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I got this every other week the day after chemo and hated it..it would make all my bone in my body hurt

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  8. 8
    almost 3 years ago
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    To do anything

    Loss

    I barley wanna get out of my bed in the morning. it hurts so bad and im having depression

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  9. 9
    almost 3 years ago
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    Hair is back

    Celebration

    Hair started growing back around December 2013

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  10. 10
    almost 3 years ago
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    Anniversary

    Celebration

    They say the cancer is gone but i still have to take the chemo pills for another 5 years. Cancer free 9/5/12 (the day they took out the tumor)

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  11. 11
    almost 3 years ago
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    Last Day of Chemo

    Celebration

    Last Day of Chemo 1/17/13

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  12. 12
    almost 3 years ago
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    Last Day of Radiation

    Celebration

    Last day of Radiation 4/4/13

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  13. 13
    almost 3 years ago