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Hi, I'm Christina P.
Wow, thank you so much for sharing this. I too just got diagnosed with DCIS on 11/07/18. Of course a total mastectomy and partial mastectomy were discussed, and I chose the partial with radiation...
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  • Wed Nov 21, 2018 · Like1
Hi, I'm Betti
What I did when I was looking for a Surgeon and Oncologist I looked at my insurance company's list to see who was in my network and when I couldn't find one I called them. I then decided who I wan...
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  • Sat Oct 6, 2018 ·
Hi, I'm Betti
I was diagnosed in Jan. 2013 and completed all my treatments at the end of Aug. 2013. I had done an OncoType DX test to see if I needed chemo. This test I mentioned was done in Aug. 2018 to see i...
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  • Fri Oct 5, 2018 · Like2
yes lumpectomy and then a mastectomy for that reason. sondra
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  • Sun Aug 5, 2018 ·
A younger lady did some cold cap - it was so much work - it took her husband mother and father- they had to change the cap out like every 25 mins I think - bring in a big cooler of dry ice. she had...
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  • Mon Oct 1, 2018 ·
Hi, I'm Betti
I came in at 5.7% chance for recurrence and like my ARNP said even if you needed an additional 5 years there is no guarantee it won't come back. I like my odds of that not happening though and tha...
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  • Thu Oct 4, 2018 ·
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Available where books are sold: It isn't what happens to you, it's what you do when it happens. Through the trauma of breast cancer Alicia Garey came out of the writing closet to share her e... more
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My First Book! Musings: Dealing With Cancer and Other Serious Illnesses A Compilation of Reflections, Insights, and Inspirations by Miriam White Williams Available @ Amazon.com
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