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Procedure or Surgery - Liz

Procedure or Surgery Associated with Skin Cancer - Melanoma. Posted on June 27, 2012 View this journey (2 Experiences)

Now I have to have a second surgery to remove my lymph nodes in left arm pit. It has been very frustrating because I have waited a month and now I have shingles!!! Being postponed again and my doctor goes on vacation for two weeks! I am besides myself! I am hoping that another surgeon can do the operation so that I can get it over with. Been a nightmare!

Went as Expected: Neutral/NA
Minimal Recovery: Agree
Minimal Side Effects: Agree
Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
2 Comments
  • DaveWaz's Avatar
    DaveWaz

    Ugh, how frustrating!

    over 8 years ago
  • Mkamp's Avatar
    Mkamp

    Oh no, Hang in there!!! I just had my 2nd surgery a month ago for my lymph node and still tender in my armpit area. I don't know about how other recover from the surgery but mine was at times very sore and restless night but once the drainage bag was remove things got better.

    almost 5 years ago

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