• SN406
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    7 days ago
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    Implant chemotherapy port

    Procedure or Surgery

    This hurts way more than I expected, I'm two days out now. It's hard to swallow water, I can only sip liquids although food seems to...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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  1. 7 days ago
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    Deciding to start targeted hormonal therapy.

    Decision Point

    I had wanted to go with alternative treatments but feel I need to get a good start on this fight. I decided on a compromise. I will ...

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  2. 7 days ago
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    Internal radiation

    Radiation

    Jaunt finished radiation to the fracture area. Was told I wouldn't experience side effects until starting about a week or 2 afterwar...

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    Painless Experience: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Agree
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  3. 7 days ago
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    Surgery

    Procedure or Surgery

    Had a chunk of bone missing in the femur chasing the fracture. Titanium rod was placed in the femur and bone biopsy taken. Lots of p...

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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  4. 7 days ago
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    Just Diagnosed

    Oh No

    Self diagnosed bc confirmed after femur fracture from bone mets. Had been trying some home alternatives but had leg pain. Femur brok...

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    • SN406
    • Experience with Invasive (Infiltrating) ...
    7 days ago
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    I have to have chemotherapy

    Oh No

    I was positive that I'd just need radiation because my tumor was 1a but...it was HER2 positive so I have to have chemo

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    • SN406
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    7 days ago
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    Lift & reduction

    Procedure or Surgery

    My oncology surgeon was able to take a lot more tissue and I'm not lopsided! My plastic surgeon did an amazing job but things aren't...

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Side Effects: Neutral/NA
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • SN406
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    7 days ago
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    Axillary Lymph Node Dissection

    Procedure or Surgery

    Worse than the lumpectomy part so far.

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    Went as Expected: Strongly Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Strongly Disagree
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    • SN406
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    7 days ago
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    I have cancer!

    Oh No

    I was diagnosed one week after losing my two old cats (16 & 12 that I'd inherited from my Mom a year and a half earlier) to cancer.

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    • Cklanier
    • Experience with Carcinoid tumor, Smal...
    7 days ago
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    Problem with doctor

    Oh No

    After initial surgery combined with adrenal adenoma removal with adrenal gland. 12.5 cm in size .. Benign.... I was sent to K U Canc...

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  5. 7 days ago
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    Just Diagnosed

    Oh No

    Was in shock still am.

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    • Sueq
    • Experience with Adenoid Cystic (Adenocyst...
    7 days ago
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    Mastectomy

    Procedure or Surgery

    Lots of scaring, a hole new life

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    Went as Expected: Agree
    Minimal Recovery: Strongly Disagree
    Minimal Side Effects: Disagree
    Minimal Impact to Daily Life: Disagree
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