angelsk's Journey with Breast Cancer

Patient: Breast Cancer

Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: almost 9 years ago, Female, Age: 58, HER2 Positive: Yes

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    • angelsk
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 8 years ago
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    Port was put in wrong

    Oh No

    caused pain constantly, had it re seated during mastectomy, just shy of 5 yrs. caused a blood clot and infection, had it removed. using vein for herceptin, finally off blood thinners so less bruising. Hoping this ends the port nightmare!

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    • angelsk
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    over 8 years ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    great support drugs helped get through the side effects.

    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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    • angelsk
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    almost 8 years ago
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    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: Neutral/NA
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