The breast where I had a lumpectomy about 1-1/2 months ago is changing. A 4-5 inch circumference around my nipple is changing color. The skin is darkening but sort of red at the same time. My lumpectormy incision isn't in this area. Is this normal? I know that the breast will eventually become smaller than the other one, but is what is happening normal? I don't remember reading anything about this side… read more
Looking for input on lumpectomy vs masectomy? I was Her2+ stage llA did chemo, pergeta, still doing herceptin. Finished radiation. No lymph node involvement. I choose lumpectomy but am now second guessing myself. Please post your choice if her2+ and please any success stories with just lumpectomy.
I had ductile carcinoma in 2017, had lumpectomy and radiation and tamoxifan. In February of 2020, i was diagnosed with dcis in same spot that other cancer was. Lumpectomy is still an option for me, no radiation and taking anastrozole. Anyone have any opinion or advice?