I met with my MO today and received my score. MO said it fell in the intermediate range which carries a group average of 14% with Tam Alone. With chemo (4 rounds, every 3 weeks; intravenous), the % is 11%. With the intermediate Risk, the MO said it would be my decision about the chemo. I was diagnosed on September 19, 2017 with stage 1a, IDC, 1.1 cm, grade 2. ER+, PR+ and HER2… read more
Since I have been on a hormone blocker, my joints and muscles hurt badly and at times unbearably. My Onc. says these side effects will diminish. Is this true for any of you that have had the same sides effects?
I had joint/muscle problems previously but this is so bad that I can hardly walk at times.
I had my double mastectomy and breast reconstruction (gel implants) 5 years ago now. And it’s been about 4 years since I had a revision to my right breast to replace the implant as I developed capsular contracture around it.
With that said, I want to know if any of you implant breast recon ladies have had an implant rupture before? If so, how did you know and what did you do? I noticed soreness, intermittent burning and swelling around my right… read more
I am at the end ( have two more) of my radiation treatment and have a severe burn with blisters under my arm. I have used creams, aquaphor, and others but the pain is so intense especially my scar.
Has anyone used anything for an underarm burn that you would recommend that really worked? Or did your dr give you some prescription that I can ask for. I hear the burn gets worse once radiation ends but once it begins to heal, it gets better quickly. So looking for a solution until that happens!
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I see oncologist within next 2 mos then 3 mos radi guy. So far surgery last Feb. radi ended May
I have had only blood work x 1 and mammo and ultra sounds with in last 6 mos
I feel good, except aches and pains, some sleep stuff. Tired not bad. Some slight Stomach Upset Can’t eat what I use to eat. They blame everything on Arimidex.
How about scans? Thank u
I am having issues with hot flashes and not gripping things well. I also have a tendency toward ocular migraines. Could this be exacerbated by Anastrozole ?
Has anyone had vision problem on Letrazole? I could swear that things seem more blurry since I started about 2 weeks ago.
I was told at the beginning of my journey that I may not be able to biologically have children bc I may go into menopause after the fact. Was anyone else told that they may not be able to have kids, but by some devine miracle had them anyway?? I am really hoping that God will bless me with children when this is all over.