Re: blood "clot" in nose
what is a steptic pencil? (i suppose i should google it!) i, too, had a blood clot/scab in one nostril for ages and ages during TCH treatment. so maddening. the only thing that ever helped with A & D ointment. even now,18 months after treatment, that spot lingers like a scab that will just never ever go away.
8/09 - IDC 1.8 cm triple positive, lumpectomy left breast
10/09 began chemo (taxotere & carboplatin) and weekly herceptin.
1/21/10 finished chemo, continued on herceptin every 3 weeks until 10/2010.
2/10 began 7 wks of radiation
10/10 mammogram all clear
3/11 MRI shows 5 'spots' in right breast, largest 1 cm unidentifiable on US
needle biopsy proved the largest to be old inflamed cyst -phew!
11-4-2011 - diagnostic mammogram - all clear! :)
april 2012 MRI - all clear
7/10 switched to Arimidex
8/9 switched to Femara - allergic to arimidex
Femara made me lose hair quickly so switched to Aromasin
Aromasin made my hair fall out too and the bone pain was too much.
back on Tamoxifen 1/2013.