• Omygosh
    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Carci...
    25 days ago
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    hair

    Loss

    During surgery tested positive for sentinel biopsy removed 8 of 9 lymph nodes.

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    • Rose1927
    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Carc...
    26 days ago
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    Finished treatment

    Celebration

    My treatment was finished at Thanksgiving so my family celebrated my completion of Chemo that day.

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    • Rose1927
    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Carc...
    26 days ago
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    Chemo brain

    Side Effects

    Anemia, confusion, anxiety, depression, eating difficulties, weight loss, nausea, fatigue, hair loss, neutropenia, memory loss, mout...

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    • Rose1927
    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Carc...
    26 days ago
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    Finished treatment

    Celebration

    Rang a big gold bell for the whole facility to hear and know I had completed radiation!

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    • Rose1927
    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Carc...
    26 days ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    There is nothing normal nor easy about Chemo. Not only during the time of treatment but years afterwards

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • Rose1927
    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Carc...
    26 days ago
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    To have cancerous breast (right) removed only or both breasts removed.

    Decision Point

    I chose both breasts as a precautionary measure and appearance

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    • Rose1927
    • Experience with Invasive Lobular Carc...
    26 days ago
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    Just Diagnosed

    Oh No

    Had gone for a regular mammogram. Notified on the phone as I sat alone waiting in a long line to pick up my granddaughter who was i...

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  1. 26 days ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Did #9 Taxol...my limit ~ very tough on me personally ~ body & mind .

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    Easy to Do: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  2. 26 days ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    Chemo and radiation were doable. They gave me 2 years and 6 months of life. The end has come, but for the chance of living I would d...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Neutral/NA
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  3. 27 days ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    I had 2 months of Adriamycin/Cytoxan therapy every 2 weeks with Neulasta injection the day following infusion. I had 3 months of Ta...

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    Easy to Do: Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  4. 27 days ago
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    Chemotherapy

    Drug or Chemo Therapy

    In addition to the normal ABVD that is given to lymphoma patients, I am now doing Brentuximab chemo to prep me for stem cell transpl...

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    Easy to Do: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Agree
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    • Ron0308
    • Experience with Invasive, Squamous Cel...
    27 days ago
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    Cancer is back/Recurred

    Oh No

    Got my diagnosis just before Christmas. Now waiting for my Dr. to return from his vacation to discuss options. VERY lost at this t...

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