Questions + Answers
I have been taking Femara for about a year now and about 4 months after I started taking it, my index finger on my right hand began sticking. It did start in 3 of my fingers in my left hand, but that has all but disappeared. After some research I found out it was trigger finger. After more research, I found it was possibly from the Femara. Has anyone else had this side-effect? It is worse in the morning. Warm water, paraffin dips, and immobilization have provided temporary relief. I take enough… read more
How soon after surgery before you can wear your prosthetic bras. Not worried about at home but in public would be nice. I don't plan on reconstruction right away maybe in a year or 2
How do I engage in private NBC conversations with people on my team or otherwise?
Anyone have info about swollen neck lymph glands as a side effect of tamoxifen?
They told me I could experience flu like sypmtoms but dang... These body aches are horrible. Id rather be knocked out by AC. Tell me they get better with each treatment or this could be a long 12 weeks!!
I am finished with chemo and sex is very painful. My husband has been so patient and gentle and I am just so upset and worried it will never get better. Anyone have any advice??
My arm which had 18 nodes removed is blotchy and has a slight rash.
Its not my whole arm
I have an expander and it has really hury past frw days. It feels like its pressing on a nerve in my armpit.
I go to Plastic surgeon on Tuesday.
My arm is not swollen but uppper arm feels tight.
I forgot my compression sleeve at home.
I have never had problems with my arm before
Ok, so almost 9 years after my rt mastectomy I went to see a PS. He gave me the options of either expanders/inplants or tram... so now I'm wondering on pros and cons from ladies who've been through it. Would so appreciate any insight from either surgeries. Thanks in advance to this awesome bunch of women!!
I have had neuropthy in my left foot and leg since finishing treatment. It is not painful but I have developed very bad swelling and major pain in my right hand and arm. Been through 3 MRI's, epidural steroid injection, nerve conduction study and about to see neurologist. Was just wondering if anyone had this. Seeing my oncologist tomorrow for the first time in 10 weeks, still doing Herceptin every 3 weeks. Beginning to wonder if it's not severe neuropathy. So desperate that I'm also seeing… read more