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Hi, I'm Blaster
Years ago I had chemo (Adriamycin and Cytoxin).. All of my fingernails pulled away from the quick. I don’t recall what meds I used to get them to heal back to normal. That was 38 years ago and my...
  • about 14 hours ago · Like1
Hi Angie, Yes it sounds like a nerve(s) is onvolved. Do you have burning in that area? As well as pain? Usually burning is a sure sign of a nerve being involved. After my lung surgery, my entire le...
  • Sat Nov 9, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm CarDell M.
I am in my fourth month of Vidaza (Chemo) treatments. So far a very small improvement, but the Dr. said to stay patient. I am on oxygen 24/7 and my HCT is now 24.9. My HGB is 8.5. I understand ...
  • Sat Nov 9, 2019 · Like1
Hi, I'm Golf4mel
Thanks for responding. My symptoms are not nearly as severe at this point, I am going to use acupuncture starting next week and will keep you posted with results.
  • about 7 hours ago ·
I'm Rachelle, and I'm a survivor of Breast Cancer
I was diagnosed in March 2013 with follicular variant of papillary thyroid cancer. I had a full thyroidectomy with I-131 treatments. Feb 04, 2019 I was diagnosed with DCIS and IDC. Had a lumpectomy...
  • about 10 hours ago · Like1
Hi, I'm Becca
Has anyone had treatment with Kadcyla? If so, what side effects did you have??
  • about 11 hours ago ·
I've been on Anastrozole (Arimidex) for 5 years. I am choosing to stay on this for a while longer, as I've not had any real side effects. I've had occasional achey joints, first thing in morning, o...
  • about 12 hours ago · Like4
I have doble double mastectomy in 2017 and my 3 previous reconstruction were terrible, but I was 41 so I still want something in my chest. I have Dr Ghazi and my experience with him was not great. ...
  • about 13 hours ago · Like2
I am her2+ i am on letrozole for 5 yrs but nothing else was mentioned. what are those additional drugs for? HER2+ specifically?
  • about 14 hours ago ·
I had the same reaction on my right side after finishing radiation on August 2, 2019. It was so painful and I couldn’t lift my arm past my ear. I had a bone scan and everything came back normal so...
  • Sun Nov 10, 2019 ·

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