4 patient evaluations for Lumpectomy

Jan 17, 2011 (Started Jan 17, 2011)

  • Effectiveness
    Major (for DCIS (Ductal carcinoma in situ))
  • Side effects
    Mild (tenderness)
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    Not at all hard to take
Dosage: One time
Advice & Tips: It is a simple procedure with a recouperation period of about one week. Scarring heals well. I had two surgeries. For the second one the surgeon used same incision area so I only have one scar on my left breast. Breastcancer.org is an excellent resource for explaining this condition and procedure.
Cost: < $25 monthly
Side effects: tenderness

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Jul 15, 2010 (Started Apr 15, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for breast cancer)
  • Side effects
    None
  • Adherence
    Never taken as prescribed
  • Burden
    A little hard to take
Dosage: One time
Advice & Tips: Juist removed small cancerous lump on chest wall.
Cost: < $25 monthly

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Jan 1, 2008 (Started Jan 01, 2008)

  • Effectiveness
    Slight (for breast cancer)
  • Effectiveness
    Moderate (for hematoma on breast)
  • Side effects
    Moderate (breast cancer mastectomy, breast reduction, mastectomy bilateral)
  • Adherence
    Always
  • Burden
    Very hard to take
Dosage: One time

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