Breast Cancer Question

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Does reconstruction look better after revision? Crying about this daily

Does reconstruction look better after revision? Crying about this daily

I had invasive medullary ductal carcinoma, went through 6 rounds of chemo then had a break because I got shingles and it wouldn't go away for almost 2 months. Oncologist said the chemo had killed my tumors in my right breast but they recommended a mastectomy due to it being multifocal. April 11th I had the mastectomy which included removing the nipple, immediate reconstruction with a tissue expander. They removed the Sentinel lymph node,… read more

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A MyBCTeam Member said:

I had my tissue expander for over a year. I was told some do keep it in. It was too uncomfortable for me to keep in.

posted 8 days ago
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