Mastectomy - Sandy-MPBCJ

Procedure or Surgery Associated with Mixed Tumors, Breast Cancer. Posted on December 20, 2014 View this journey (5 Experiences)

Recovery took about 2 weeks when the drains came out. However, I didn't take any pain pills when I came home as I'm not big on medications. Wasn't pleasant but I did try to understand what the pain was from (the fact that I had an open wound under the skin as they removed the breast tissue and an expander for reconstruction rubbing against it) then I just blocked it out or moved positions.

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Went as Expected: Agree
Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree

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