It all started on April 15, 1997. I was so sure that after my treatments it will be the end of my cancer. August 16, 2004, it came back. I was determine that I will fight this time. Mets to my lung and rib, 4 thoracentesis, hormone theapy not working, lots of pain and I feel a long. Being ill seen like your family and friends are not there. So I cast all my problem to the"Lord". I have faith that He will get me though this.
04/97- breast bx. diagnosis breast cancer.
05/97- radical mastectomy; 5cm tumor & 11 lymph nodes.
10/97- City of Hope, high dose chemotherapy.
11/97- 36 radiation therapy.
01/98- NED; tamoxifen.
02/02- breast reconstruction.
08/04- recurrence; mets to rt lung; thoracentesis; femara.
09/04- thoracentesis; ER/PR +, Her2+++.
10/04- total abdominal hysterectomy.
02/06- mets to 9th rib; monthly zometa; arimidex.
06/06- medi port insert; weekly herceptin.
10/06- 3 weeks herceptin treatment.
02/07- mets to liver; arimidex
02/08-chemo taxol/herceptin weekly treatment
12/08-taxol not working
03/09-navelbine not working
09/09-30 radation to neck; xeloda/tykerb not working
06/10-cancer spread to left lung;stop treatment; tap
07/10-right lung collasps; TDM1