Q+A

Find what you are looking for. Browse questions and answers others have posted. If you don't see a question post one of your own for someone else to answer.

Don't see your question below? Ask your own: ask question

I have a large swollen lump in the armpit on the mastectomy side after ten days it doesn't go down
There r staples there as that is where the sn was removed the md said it would resolve but it does not any treatment u kno of

posted 27 minutes ago by A MyBCTeam User

Has anyone told not to take certain anti-histamine meds while on tamoxifen because it interferes due to it being metabolized by the same enzyme channel? I just started tamoxifen and my annoying Fall/ragweed allergies just started bothering me.

posted about 3 hours ago by A MyBCTeam User

Has anyone had bladder problems after taking exemestane, zometa, or Effexor or anything else. Past 3 weeks I feel like I have a UTI up all night having to pee at least every hour.
tested positive for uti 2 weeks ago went for another one this week came back negative. going out of my mind. Just got rid of night sweats for the most part now this.

posted about 10 hours ago by A MyBCTeam User

I did while on Arimidex. My test came back negative but felt like an infection): went to urologist. They said prob due to lack of estrogen & drying everything up.… read more

posted about 2 hours ago

useful?

posted 1 day ago by A MyBCTeam User

view all answers (3)

I'm considering ovarian suppression and an AI because I want to be more aggressive. Two oncologists consulted about this (and will consult with a third who specializes… read more

posted about 2 hours ago

useful?

Had surgery on 7/3/14. Had corrective surgery on 7/22, left side, after implant migrated into neck & under arm. I wear compression bra 24/7 per PS order. I ice 10 min./side without improvement. Is this normal? If you experienced this, how long did it last?

posted 1 day ago by A MyBCTeam User

If you could add information on where your swelling is occurring, it would be useful--and whether or not you had lymph nodes removed at any point?? Truncal and/or arm… read more

posted about 22 hours ago

useful? (1)

posted 1 day ago by A MyBCTeam User

view all answers (4)

@A MyBCTeam User that is a good suggestion. My tattoos are only a year old and already fading. Wish I had found this site then because you learn so many insights here!… read more

posted about 2 hours ago

useful?

posted 1 day ago by A MyBCTeam User

view all answers (12)

I had a port put in on a Friday and then had chemo the following Tuesday. i was fine. I had the doctor write a prescription for a numbing cream that I used for each… read more

posted 6 minutes ago

useful?

I met with the Chemotherapy team yesterday! So much info very overwhelming. Can someone help me with this question? Thanks

posted 1 day ago by A MyBCTeam User

view all answers (9)

You can buy eyebrows online. I ordered some and they look good...but thankfully I did not need to use them.

posted 5 minutes ago

useful?