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I Had a Breast Cancer Scare

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 10 People

    Two Scares In One Year...

    In early March 2013, I was having some clear discharge from my left breast. when examined, three small lumps were found. With my family history of breast cancer, it was recommended that I have them removed. They were removed and were found to be benign. Well, that was a relief...
    ggfromva ggfromva 31-35, F Oct 31, 2013

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    Recently I had a breast cancer scare.

    I was playing with my husband and he poked me in my breast, it hurt big time. I felt the lump and had him feel it too. He advised me to call my doctor the next morning. My husband would be going underway so i would be going alone. I went in for my breast exam she felt the lump...
    msvirgo02 msvirgo02 31-35, F Feb 22

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    Close Shave

    Earlier this year I felt a lump in my right breast and one mammogram and a breast ultrasound later I was advised to have it removed.  It has been two weeks since my lumpectomy and a "clean" pathology report.  The lump was a fibrocystic adenoma and there was...
    neopet neopet 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 9, 2007

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    May Help?

    thankfully those of us here only went through a 'cancer scare' rather than the 'real deal.'  it IS scary but the relief does come with a 'scare.'  'relief' of any sort is not common for those who DO indeed have cancer... each day when you open your browser...
    AbbyNormal AbbyNormal 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 27, 2007

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    Well I have this lump right above my areola.

    It's about quarter sized the doctor said it's "tissue" but this just formed. I don't have health insurance and can't afford a mammogram... Also when I squeeze both breasts, a whiteish yellow substance comes out. My mom said it's colostrum and the doctor said that's normal. I...
    LetsGetDogWeird LetsGetDogWeird 22-25, F Feb 19, 2014

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    I'm glad it's been over for the last couple of months. I just found out that hubby may have cancer. They found some suspicious spots on a scan. He's going for more testing. I'm in...
    lovinglife11 lovinglife11 31-35, F 4 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I never will judge you for their size, I'll admire,cherish,worship but never judge.I adore large breasted females but I always respect them for the woman they are first.You have...
    thebustierthebetter thebustierthebetter 46-50, M 1 hr ago

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    I never will judge you for their size, I'll admire,cherish,worship but never judge.I adore large breasted females but I always respect them for the woman they are first.You have...
    thebustierthebetter thebustierthebetter 46-50, M 1 hr ago

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    I never will judge you for their size, I'll admire,cherish,worship but never judge.I adore large breasted females but I always respect them for the woman they are first.You have...
    AfanOfbigNaturals AfanOfbigNaturals 46-50, M 4 hrs ago

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    PING new message from a male, hi your gorgeous and your boobs are big would you be upset if i asked the size? Erm no i wouldn't be upset breasts are breasts please stop being...
    Bumble939 Bumble939 18-21, F 4 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    CANCER MEN CAN GET REALLY CRABBY AND A LITTLE SELFISH WITH SEX!
    karma2015 karma2015 26-30, F 1 Response 13 hrs ago

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    In the U.S., breast cancer is the second most common cancer in women after skin cancer. It can occur in both men and women, but it is very rare in men. Each year there are about 23...
    BreastCancer75 BreastCancer75 36-40 20 hrs ago

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    I lost my papa roughly 10 years ago to pancreatic cancer. now all these years later I may loose my last grandpa to aggressive prostate cancer because he didn't get checked early...
    shadewolf7 shadewolf7 18-21, M 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    My dad had cancer and passed away six years, I dreamt I introduced him to my boy friend.. I was really upset when I woke up, I miss him.
    lao16 lao16 18-21, F 3 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    I could not sleep for a week because I was freaking out about getting pregnant. I convinced myself that I had nausea, fatigue, tiredness. After spending hours researching, I have...
    thundrstorms thundrstorms 18-21, F 21 hrs ago

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    I really do hate it more than anything . It's like cancer loves my family . My aunt passed away two months ago , she had ovarian cancer and lung cancer . but we discovered that...
    serla12 serla12 13-15, F 1 day ago

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    Breast cancer took my mother in 2013
    NiceGuyRi NiceGuyRi 18-21, M 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    i lost my Mother to breast cancer 14 years ago
    bigtreez bigtreez 31-35, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    When i was in school i had a classmate from kindergarten to the 6th grade.In the 6t grade i had a couple of classes with her one day she wasn't there and never showed back up.When...
    Jazonx Jazonx 36-40 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Trying to be open minded when I say this. Yes I am a boob guy, no I don't think about them 24/7. And given the circumstance if my girlfriends breasts shrank or had to be removed...
    PowerExtreme PowerExtreme 26-30, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Ever since I was 11, I wanted large breast. Nothing for sexual purposes... But.. Just for the heck, I think its mainly due to see what its actually having to... Carry something at...
    virgoven virgoven 18-21 4 days ago

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    He was a friend from high school. I found out that he had it for a few months before he died. He was married and had children. The last time I saw him was the 10 year high school...
    Dreampoet Dreampoet 41-45, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I have bowel cancer. had it since I was 20
    paulstevens123 paulstevens123 31-35, M 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    hodgkins lymphoma i was 21 and found out i had it since 15.I was in stage four the doctor said start treatment immediately.You can refuse but if you do make your funeral...
    Jazonx Jazonx 36-40 6 days ago

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    I found out I was pregnant while I was at the doctor's office for a routine exam. At that point, I was ten days late, I felt exhausted all the time, my breasts were swollen and...
    meganeliz meganeliz 26-30, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I was diagnosed a few months ago with CIN3...pre-cancer cells. I am wondering if anyone here has used the baking soda and coconut oil 'treatment'? And if so, would you be willing...
    KellieKi KellieKi 51-55, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I'm scared to death and I just admitted tht to myself my grandpa, my best friend, had lung cancer and no matter how much I tell myself it'll be ok everything will turn out all...
    PrincessTiff1997 PrincessTiff1997 16-17, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Wow things are happening so quickly I saw the surgeon today and due to a cancelation my lumpectomy will happen tomorrow I am thankful it will happen quickly but scared as hell all...
    lostmomto4 lostmomto4 41-45, F 8 Responses a week ago

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    When we had to go for her biopsy, I kept telling people that it was probably not cancer. It couldn't be. The doctor said it didn't look like cancer so I held on to that. I knew...
    Demonizer Demonizer 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    I found out the other day. Being a regular drug user, I never paid attention to the occasional case of hematuria. Prolonged ketamine usage will do that to ya. Now, I really wish I...
    Franse Franse 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 20

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    My birth mother just told me today she, had Stage 4 cancer. two states over my adoptive mother is 92, and recent blood work shows she is at high risk for multiple myeloma. I live...
    jennifr1966 jennifr1966 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    A week ago I had my appendix out with and appendectomy. Last Thursday, I was told I have cancer in my appendix. I was also told that it is a very very rare cancer. Of all colon...
    emoenjr emoenjr 46-50, M 1 Response Jul 19

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    Because it's so damn bad. I want to help everyone with cancer. I wish I had powers so that I could cure everybody!
    yourcutelittlejo yourcutelittlejo 16-17, F Jul 19

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    i dont have babies yet, but i always thought breastfeeding was beautiful too. But i have a question about when to stop. Im asking cause my aunt cathy visited us last week and i...
    trish95 trish95 18-21, F 14 Responses Jul 18

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    I have and adore my natural large breasts, I was so blessed with them when I turned 12 to 13 years old. No quack breast surgeon will ever touch them, lance them open, or insert...
    singlefemaleatlake singlefemaleatlake 51-55, F 9 Responses Jul 17

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    I wish cancer has cancer one day. It has taken enough lives already. When will it ever take itself??!
    Bearloveshoney Bearloveshoney 18-21 Jul 17

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    My mother passed away due to cancer a year ago and knowing she's not here anymore is still unbearable till this day. Never in my life would i have thought she'd leave so soon, she...
    shyygirl01 shyygirl01 18-21, F 12 Responses Jul 16

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    My grandpa had died in 2009. He had lived for 88 years. He had beat cancer and quit smoking. May you rest in peace grandpa. You and grandma are together now. My other grandpa died...
    mother1983 mother1983 31-35, F Jul 15

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    I love the look and feel of natural breast. I love all shapes and sizes. I think all sizes are beautiful. I hope most women have had someone in their lives that adores their...
    txman670 txman670 41-45, M Jul 13

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    Imagine there's no cancer, It's easy if you try, No pain or suffering, Or waiting just to die. Imagine all the people, Living worry free, Without that ticking time bomb, That no...
    Yorkshirelad86 Yorkshirelad86 26-30, M 2 Responses Jul 13

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    I lost my dad five years ago in December to Cancer. So please if anyone finds out they have Cancer have them check their treatment options. Don't delay because what may come sooner...
    rollercoaster97 rollercoaster97 41-45, F Jul 13

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    I miss my sister who lost her battle after 5 years. I miss my brother in law who died a later. I miss my cousin who only made it 3 years after diagnosis. I miss my uncle who died...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 12