Experiences with Decision Point experiences

    • bjriise
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Breast...
    about 16 hours ago
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    12/8/2011 diagnosed High grade aggresive triple negative breast cancer

    Decision Point

    Scary - decide treatment. Lumpectomy, chemotherapy, radiation

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    • JoannaJ
    • Experience with Epithelial Ovarian Car...
    17 days ago
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    clinical trial - to go for or not?

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    Ultimately, I decided not to because of distance and I did not like the protocol.

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    • DiLRW
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    20 days ago
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    Deciding not to reconstruct after double mastectomy.

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    I was very torn about reconstruction given I'd already had breast cancer before in 2014 and two lumpectomies. I did not want additio...

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    • judys3cats
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    26 days ago
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    Future Decisions

    Decision Point

    In the future I will need to decide on nipple tattoos as soon as my plastic surgeon gives the OK. I am only 6 weeks out of surgery ...

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    • judys3cats
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    26 days ago
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    Follow-up with Oncologist - decided to decline any chemotherapy

    Decision Point

    I had endured 8 rounds of chemotherapy 2010 - 2011. Taxol and Adriamycin/Cytoxan. Cancer came back....since my breasts were gone a...

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    • judys3cats
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    26 days ago
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    Change plastic surgeon

    Decision Point

    I had a first consultation with a very kindly doctor who showed me some horrible photos of what breast reconstruction would look lik...

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    • judys3cats
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Bre...
    26 days ago
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    I switched my care to Dana Farber in Boston

    Decision Point

    Having had such a bad experience for this second time with Lahey, I was advised to switch. I was very quickly given appointments wi...

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    • lindi143
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    28 days ago
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    Decision Point

    going back on shots and trip to cancer dr

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    • badboy275
    • Experience with Adenocarcinoma, Pros...
    29 days ago
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    Had to change doctors

    Decision Point

    At the initial consultation, after being diagnosed, the Dr. advised to have a Prostatectomy, with no Radiation, then at the next mee...

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    • GilDBA
    • Experience with Diffuse Large B-Cell Ly...
    about 1 month ago
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    Went for a 2nd Opinion

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    Had PET scan after 3rd cycle of R-CHOP. All lymph nodes were clear some remained in Spleen though much reduced activity. Went for 2...

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    • lindi143
    • Experience with Prostate Cancer
    about 1 month ago
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    Decision Point

    hormone reduction treatment

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  1. about 1 month ago
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    How to live out her remaining time.

    Decision Point

    The doctors gave her 6 months to 5 years max to live. Do we try radiation and chemo again? Do we just try to manage her pain? Do we ...

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