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Hi, I'm Vicki
I had a bilateral mastectomy and lymph node removal in September 2019. 4 rounds of AC then 12 weeks...every week....of Taxol. After the AC I was given Neulasta and an hour of hydration and told t...
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  • about 1 hour ago · Like4
Dr Lea Blackwell, in Fort Myers, has designed a post surgical bra w pockets for drains, adjustable, wide elastics so no “bottoming out”/pulling down readjusting etc also very pretty colors, no rubb...
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  • about 22 hours ago · Like1
Hi, I'm CYNTHIA S.
Sandra, I wonder if contacting the drug company that produces Keytruda will effect help? Oftentimes the company(ies) steps up and helps patients. I pray for your son getting better. Cindy
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  • Sun Oct 20, 2019 ·
I'm Ladydi891, and I'm a survivor of Stage 1 Breast Cancer
I have been disabled from fibromyalgia for about 13 years. I was diagnosed on august with stage 1a invasive ductal cancer and started chemotherapy 4 days ago . On the third day I began ha omg incre...
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  • Thu Oct 17, 2019 ·
Regarding post #9, Empower yourself. Read. Read. Read. Side effects were mentioned to me however, I research everything. They gave me a patient portal. In the patient portal I saw a graduation cap ...
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  • about 5 hours ago · Like1
Hi, I'm Betti
I went to my clinics and hospital when I was getting ready to move, signed their sheet, and was provided my records. I knew I'd need them for new doctors/clinics and it wasn't a problem. Some pla...
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  • Sun Oct 13, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm JohnDavid
Hi everyone. I haven’t been back here for a bit. I start Xofigo Friday. I’ll watch for swelling. I will also ask about Provenge. I know immunotherapy is on the table for me. I’m also glad to hear a...
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  • Tue Oct 8, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm Betti
It must be something new as I haven't heard of it.
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  • Mon Oct 7, 2019 ·
Hi, I'm Diane R Z.
To post #54, have you tried Sarna for the itching? It is steroid free. It is very affective. To post #55, I have had fatigue since my surgery in February. The radiation and Arimidex didn’t help...
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  • Sun Oct 6, 2019 · Like5
Hi, I'm rgbanner
I started clinical trials with Keytruda and another immuno drug. So far no side effects that I can detect. My first scan showed no growth in tumors in my lungs and liver. Mine are very small and ho...
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  • Sun Oct 6, 2019 · Like3