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    Procedure or Surgery (Double Mastectomy): hello,
    i haven't been on here for a while. on april 2, 2012 i had my double mastetomy. they also started reconstructive surgery. how does anyone get rest. it hurts to sleep on my sides and my back hurts so any tips will help..on friday april 20 i meet my oncologist for the first time a little nervous, but i sure do have a lot of questions for him....any other tips would sure do me great.......keep positive...

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    Procedure or Surgery (Double Mastectomy): well i had my mri on wed and met with the dr and i decided to have a double mastectomy-cuz if i do a lumpectomy i would need to do radation and this way i only need to do kemo....i meet with the plastic surgeon today cuz they do reconstrution surgery at the same time...feel a little relieved but nevours never had surgery before..........hopefuly i can surgery in two weeks........

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    Procedure or Surgery (MRI): well i'm having an mri on wed to determine what my options are and how much or what my status is. scared, nervous,,,,never had an operation before dont know what to expect...how long will i be in the hospital but i guess i will know more on wed..........

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    how do i get butterfly kisses on whishes on wings books?

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    can someone tell me the process. i have a surgeon but you guys talk about a team who does that consist of? thank you staci1219 for your support.....

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      DaveWaz

      Hi Renee,

      This is a great question and I suggest you post it on our Questions page. You can do this by clicking on the "Ask Network" link on your logged in home page or the "Questions" link at the top of this page. When you post needs/questions using our question feature, we route your question to everyone in the network who might be able to help.

      almost 5 years ago
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    thank you all for such encouragement. i'm feeling better now, still panic attacks but i'm taking it one day at atime. i will keep you all posted on what is going on and to talk. again thank you for such huge support......have a wonderful day.......

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      Staci1219

      Renee if you need anything please let me know, and you can send me an email anytime you need to you won't bother me at all....thats what I'm here for :) i'm glad you are doing better.

      almost 5 years ago