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Hi, I'm Amy
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I started on Ibrance and Faslodex a week ago. In the meantime the cancer is causing pleural effusion that must be drained twice a week. Can anyone who has been on these 2 drugs tell me how long it ...
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  • Sun Dec 29, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Betti
I would discuss the rash with your doctor(s) to see what they may recommend as not all rashes are the same.
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  • Mon Dec 23, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Marcia A.
I’m new to this space and know this is an old post. But I too have had a lot of decay form under my crowns and had to have new crowns done. I thought it was from MM itself or the chemo but now that...
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  • Sun Dec 22, 2019 · Like3
Hi, I'm bob holliday
Americans trust their family doctor. But, doctors are letting us down in the case of hereditary hemochromatosis (H.H.), which causes retention of too much iron and can be fatal. Co...
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  • Sat Dec 21, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Edward A L.
I have AIHA and my Hemoglobin goes down to 6.4 and if I'm lower then 8.0 I get red cell transfusion about every 3-4 weeks
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  • Tue Dec 17, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Mariet
Anybody having similar reactions
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  • Sun Dec 15, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Steve E. J.
I would go with Northwestern Medicine in Chicago. They took good care of me and in remission almost 3 years. They have a whole floor 36 beds isolated for MM patients. I did tandem stem cell transpl...
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  • Sat Dec 14, 2019 · Like2
Hi, I'm Betti
I had Osteopenia prior to my BC diagnosis. It got somewhat worse with treatments so my Oncologist gave me 3 options and had me discuss it with my primary care doctor. He recommended a generic Fos...
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  • Fri Dec 13, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Tamara
Hi I’m dealing with the same but mainly in my leg and arm !! But I feel bloated and like I’m retaining fluids all over my body ! And the pain is awful, you may want to go get physical therapy, I al...
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  • Wed Dec 11, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Kim Hanson
I got it in the middle of my chemo. Oncologist said fine as long as I was well. I have breast cancer though so as other posters have said talk to your oncologist as they know you and treatment. I a...
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  • Tue Dec 10, 2019 ·

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