After my second diagnosis I needed a mastectomy. I decided to have DIEP flap reconstruction done at the same time. In this video I discuss the two options presented, DIEP flap and implants with expanders.
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Getting a port and my first chemo. What happens the first time you have chemo administered using a mediport. It's all part of my metaplastic breast cancer story.
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When the Ken Burns documentary on "The Emperor of All Maladies" aired recently, they launched a complementary website. The site offers cancer patients the opportunity to share their story. This is a short version of my story for that project. The rest of this site is full of more detailed videos about specific elements of my experience.
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In this video I talk about finding a second tumor and having my second diagnosis with metaplastic breast cancer.
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Chemotherapy is often offered to women with metaplastic breast cancer, even with smaller tumors. I received dose dense AC\T, which is a common kind of treatment for triple negative breast cancers. (Although it is not the only kind offered)
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This is my metaplastic breast cancer story. I have broken up the videos into easy to watch sections. For more information on Metaplastic Breast Cancer visit our website: www.metaplasticbc.com or join us on FaceBook at: https://www.facebook.com/groups/metaplasticBCresearch/
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Researcher Rebecca Feldman discusses a research project done in 2014 for Caris Life Sciences. 126 Metaplastic tumors that were profiled at Caris were analyzed for similarities and potential drug targets.
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