loading... close

Describe radiation treatment for Breast Cancer Stage 1 HER2

Thumb avatar default
Asked by

anonymous

Stage 1 Patient over 7 years
 
  • Cheryl Wornham Profile
    anonymous
    Learning About Breast Cancer
    Hi I had stage 1 went through radiation had 30 treatments wasent that bad till alittle more than half way then the last 5 was the boost I did burn and then the pealing all in all it wasn't to bad for me
    over 7 years Comment Flag
  • Cheryl Wornham Profile
    anonymous
    Learning About Breast Cancer
    Sorry before radiation I had a lumpectomy and after radiation I am taking Tamoxifen for 5 years and keeping up with dr appointments and regular mamos
    over 7 years Flag
    • Thumb avatar default
      anonymous
      Learning About Breast Cancer

      How are you feeling from the tamoxifen ?

      over 7 years Flag
    • Cheryl Wornham Profile
      anonymous
      Learning About Breast Cancer

      Hi I am doing good the only side effects I have is leg cramps , hot flashes , mood swings at times and since I started taking Tamoxifen (January ) I got my menstrual cycle only one time and it wasn't like normal

      over 7 years Flag
  • Jeanne Arroyo Profile
    anonymous
    Learning About Breast Cancer
    Dorothy, did you have chemo too? What was your grade? Thank you :)
    over 7 years Comment Flag
  • dorothy harder Profile
    anonymous
    Survivor since 2011
    I had stage 2b her 2. I had 28 rad treatments. i received some burns and some skin sluffed off, but I healed. I still haven't done reconstruction, but my burns are a memory now. Glad to have it over and done with.
    over 7 years Comment Flag

Educational Video

Personal Story

Related Topics

Looking for another topic?
Use the search box in the top right.

Footer 2

Inspire hope by becoming an advocate for breast cancer prevention.

spread the word