bc2012IL's Journey with Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)

Survivor: Breast Cancer > Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS)

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: over 5 years ago, Female, Age: 61, Stage II, HER2 Positive: Yes, ER Positive: Yes, PR Positive: Don't Know

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    • Experience with Ductal carcinoma in s...
    over 4 years ago
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    Diagnosed

    Oh No

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    over 4 years ago
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    Lumpectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Chemo went ok. Cardiac arrest during implant of port for chemo due to them 'touching' my heart during the surgery. Came through ok.

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    over 4 years ago
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    External radiation

    Radiation

    Burns were worse than expected.

    Painless Experience: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Agree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Experience with Ductal carcinoma in s...
    over 4 years ago
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    Herceptin -Trastuzumab for HER2 study but I was not in the herceptin group

    Clinical Trial

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    • Experience with Ductal carcinoma in s...
    over 4 years ago
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    Fatigue (tiredness)

    Side Effects

    No nasea or othr side affects.

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