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Whole breast radiation VS. Tumor blasts

Whole breast radiation VS. Tumor blasts

So all you ladies who had a radiation course treatment that included whole breast radiation and then a targeted tumor bed blast at the end (usually 5 sessions) ... is one worse than the other? Did you have pain and/or other side effects more with one vs the other and how is it different? I have 5 more whole breast treatments before I switch to the 5 tumor blast sessions and I want to know what to expect.

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A MyBCTeam Member said:

So sorry that you have to go through treatment twice. I am on my second year of cancer free. Radiation didn't bother me. The pills I have to take for 5… read more

posted 11 months ago
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