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... Hello my mom had breast cancer, her treatment was (taxotere) she got really sick her feet felt like they were walking on coals of fire she ended up in the hosiptal, now they say she has Interstitial Pnuumonia the Doctor ran in and out of the room she had to holler to get him back in to answer some ?'s she wasnt sure about all they said now was she had three more treatments... (1 replies)
... My mom's story is almost simialar. She has had breast cancer which she beat, also lung cancer 3 years ago. She was hospitalizied for pneumonia last week. She is now home but I'm wondering if she has a tumor that they are not detecting. Maybe hidden with scar tissue as one Doctor thought. ... (11 replies)
... what kind. Last week I was there when the doc said it def was lung, now he's changing his tune again. he's not convinced that it's not still from her previous breast cancer of years ago. So, she is going to have a PET scan this week. ... (11 replies)

... nfo, but not completely all yet. They have deteremined as of yesterday that it is in fact lung cancer. There was a thought that it could have been metastacized cancer from her breast cancer of years ago, but apparently not. I don't know if it's worth knowing this, but would the metascized one be a better prognosis? ... (11 replies)
... These are such individual feelings...but I felt the need to mom was diagnosed with a very progressive breast cancer well over 12 years ago and endured 10 months of chemo after a redical masectomy...but she lived...and had great quality of life for years....this past Spring ... ... (10 replies)
... My husband has nsclc and one of his chemo regimes was taxotere along with nevalbine. He had to take steroids the day before, day of and day after. Twice a day. Otherwise there would be complications. You can look up Taxotere online and find a list of side effects. Sometimes chemo in general causes this problem called neuropathy. That's when the nerve endings typically in... (1 replies)
... Hi everyone! I am a breast cancer survivor of almost 5 years. This morning I found out that my dad's biopsy is positive for lung cancer. ... (1 replies)
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Dec 31, 2005
... I share this story. My mom's neighbor died last night from advanced breast cancer, she just found out she had it in Nov. and decided not to fight it. ... (7 replies)
... I know what its like to wait. I had a breast cancer scare this summer and had to wait several weeks for a biopsy. I too couldn't sleep and lost 10 pounds in 14 days just because of worry. ... (54 replies)
... So here goes my story........I lost my mother 9 years ago to a long, bad fight with breast cancer. I watched my mother suffer and slowly die. It scarred me for probably the rest of my life. My dad has been sick for a while now. ... (9 replies)
... After the chest xray, she was happy to announce no pneumonia .... ... (3 replies)
... She has a history of Breast and lung cancer. ... (5 replies)
... No, I appreciate your honesty. I would rather be prepared and educated than the alternative. Im sorry about your sister. I have a lot of chest pains, tired all the time, diarrhea, but no cough. We will see, but I assume the cough and coughing up blood comes with later detection. How big did her spot start when they found it? I will let you know. I want it tested because of my... (6 replies)
... My sister had metastatic lung cancer which originated in the breast. ... (6 replies)
... ray and they told me they saw a shadow so the dr. ordered a ct scan for me which I haven't gone for yet because the mammo I had found a lump on my breast and they want to remove that. ... (2 replies)
... t line chemo and if it had not been for my pushing the doctors for tests she would have died from that as they wanted to write off the way she was feeling to the cancer when it was infection instead. She got a nice chemo break when for 2nd line treatment they started her on Irressa and the next month switched it to Tarceva. ... (8 replies)
... Gary has tightness in his chest. I asked him where and he pointed to his breast bone area right in the middle of chest area. He said it is not like he feels with his asthma but he said he is short of breath. ... (2 replies)
... of lung tumor cancer. They removed my right lung in December 2004 and yesterday I was told I am cancer free so far. ... (2 replies)
... I know there are really no tell tale symptoms as I have read before and my mother also died of lung cancer and only found out when she got pneumonia that would not go away. ... (2 replies)
... rays are basically only good for finding pneumonia and broken ribs. They aren't specific enough to find other problems. ... (7 replies)

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