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    Other Care (Physical Therapy): Need to physical therapy to move lymphatic fluid due to obstruction unable to continually do it myself. Wear compression sleeves and gloves as well.

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    Side Effects (Lymphedema): Lymphedema in both arms worse on side of radiation due to tight scar tissue

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    Side Effects (Chemo brain): constant confusion and forgetfulness

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    Radiation (External radiation ): Radiation caused more tightness in surgical area, led to obstruction for lymphatic fluid as I have lymphedema in both arms but is worse on the side I received the radiation

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    Drug or Chemo Therapy (Chemotherapy): Chemo went good as I had been through it prior for another cancer and knew to eat before going to chemo

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    Procedure or Surgery (Double Mastectomy): surgery went as expected