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    Oh No (Wondered if all of the treatments were "enough" - have to trust and move on)

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    Radiation (External radiation ): Skin burns were intense which broke open and had to be treated with antibiotic cream. Otherwise activities of daily living were no problems.

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    Drug or Chemo Therapy (Targeted therapy): The third through seventh days after each infusion cycle were rough - felt as if I was 100 yrs old and tottered around like a small breeze would snap me in half and knock me over.

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    Procedure or Surgery (Double Mastectomy): Horrible reaction to anesthesia (per usual...) was worse than any other part of the surgery or recovery. Unable to speak above a choked whisper and unable to put sentences together with back pain that was excrutiating.

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    Decision Point (Single mastectomy or bilateral)

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    Oh No (Diagnosed): Was diagnosed just 15 days before opening a brand new hospital - talk about craziness on top of crazy