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    Hi. I just joined this site. I live in Elk Grove. Already had a lumpectomy and will be starteing chemo on Monday.. Taxotere and Cytoxan. Any words of advice of what I should do to prepare? Should I buy wigs, scarfs, cap now? Any other words of advice would be appreciated. Thanks, Karen

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    Drug or Chemo Therapy (Chemotherapy)

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    Decision Point (Chemo?): my stage and grade put me in the "grey" area for needing chemo. Had my tissue sample sent for Oncotype testing. My result was in the intermediate/ middle range, so my Oncologist recommened chemo.

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    Procedure or Surgery (Sentinel lymph node biopsy)

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    Procedure or Surgery (Lumpectomy)

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    Oh No (Diagnosed): Diagnosed by routine mamogram