Experiences with lumpectomy or mastectomy experiences

    • uniboob
    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Carci...
    over 1 year ago
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    lumpectomy or mastectomy

    Decision Point

    At first I was told I would be having a lumpectomy. After my MRI the decision was made that a mastectomy was needed instead due to ...

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    • LizHenry52
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrat...
    over 2 years ago
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    lumpectomy or mastectomy

    Decision Point

    Statistics show success rate is the same for lumpectomy vs. mastectomy. Lumpectomy is less invasive, less down time, less life inter...

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    • KMileski
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltratin...
    almost 3 years ago
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    lumpectomy or mastectomy

    Decision Point

    I've decided on double mastectomy with reconstruction

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    • TiffanyJ
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltratin...
    over 4 years ago
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    lumpectomy or mastectomy

    Decision Point

    Weighing the pros and cons of each procedure. Still need to meet with medical oncologist to discuss chances of needing chemo and th...

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    • Harmony
    • Experience with Ductal carcinoma in si...
    over 4 years ago
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    lumpectomy or mastectomy

    Decision Point

    Lumpectomy with the possibility of a second surgery + radiation therapy or Mastectomy + Chemo. With the help of my Dr. I went with ...

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  1. over 4 years ago
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    lumpectomy or mastectomy

    Decision Point

    am opting for lumpectomy for now

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    • penny364
    • Experience with Ductal carcinoma in s...
    over 4 years ago
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    lumpectomy or mastectomy

    Decision Point

    Have decided to have a lumpectomy with four weeks of radiation afterwards.

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    • Danuta
    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Carcin...
    almost 5 years ago
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    lumpectomy or mastectomy

    Decision Point

    MRI revealed left breast tumor went from 7.0 cm to a tumor with no boundaries, and the right breast went down from 6.5 to 2.3 cm. C...

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    • Snooks
    • Experience with Breast Cancer
    about 5 years ago
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    lumpectomy or mastectomy

    Decision Point

    As soon as my doctor diagnosed me with breast cancer, he gave me a stack of literature and told me to go home and think about it. W...

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    • carfree24
    • Experience with Triple-Negative Brea...
    9 months ago
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    lumpectomy or mastectomy

    Decision Point

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

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    • bcendurer
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrati...
    over 1 year ago
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    lumpectomy or mastectomy

    Decision Point

    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

    2 Comments
    • FarmWife
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltratin...
    about 3 years ago
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    lumpectomy or mastectomy

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    This person has yet to add any details about this experience.

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