- Ephrata, PA
- Member Since Jul 2012
Their Diagnoses (1)
- Patient: Endometrial (Uterine) Cancer
- Patient Info: Currently in active treatment (initial surgery, receiving chemo rounds/radiation), Diagnosed: almost 5 years ago, Female, Age: 59, Stage I
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Doris_J posted an update
My doctor wants me to have 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy (External Beam Radiation) and Brachytherapy (Internal Radiation). The EBR is supposed to lower the recurrance rate from 16% to <5%. It is worth it due to the side effects? It is my choice to make.
Anyone else decide NOT to do the EBR?