For the week after docetaxel, I have experienced pain and mouth sores. I find day 3, 4 and 5 the worst. I am less nauseas than the FEC treatments so that is good. I am worried about losing my fingernails, but so far so good. My eyebrows and eyelashes are also thinning so I think I will likely loss those soon. I am just curious how others are doing on docetaxel and any words of wisdom to get thru the next 2… read more
Today one year ago I had a lumpectomy on my right breast after a diagnosis of triple negative IDC. Also the Sentinel node and one other node was removed. There was no node involvement. The tumor was 3cm so I had 34 radiation therapy treatments. The soreness has never left. I was told I had scar tissue and inflammation. I take 2400 I.U. of vitamin E every day since January. I have lumps on the outer side and almost under my arm. I was… read more
My Oncologist strongly advised me to have chemo on our first meeting. Stage 2 IDC 3.5cm...Estrogen and Progesterone Positive..Her2negative...LVI and PNI present. On my insistence I requested that the Oncotype Test be done. The test came back 14 with a 9percent chance of reocurrence.
The Oncology Dr changed her mind with the score being low. I spent two weeks preparing emotionally for chemo. I am relieved I do not have to have chemo and now the planis radiation and Femmara. However I feel… read more
Anyone here also diagnosed with lupus? If so what was your treatment plan, and how ate you doing?
I finished chemo in February. Had surgery (BMX) March 24. I am healing well. Began radiation May 18. My CBC this week showed my WBC count to be low. Has anyone else had this happen?
Any insite on the side effects for this drug? My exchange surgery is in September and I will then have my ovaries removed.
Has anyone done body cleansing post chemo with juices? If so please tell me. thank you