That's great advice! Thanks for sharing. I will be getting the rest of my lymph nodes out after chemo. I had one out of three of the sentinel lymph nodes test positive. I hope you are recovering well!
I hope many people starting out their chemo read your post, such good advice. Hope all goes well with your surgery Helene and you make a quick recovery. Jane
Thank you for this information. I've also attached a link to one of our long standing threads on Top tips:
I hope all goes well for you tomorrow.
Very best wishes
HI everyone. I am going into hospital tomorrow for lymph node removal (them all) pretty scared about this. Already had my mastectomy and reconstruction done (using two donor sites in my body) had BC in 2011 and then 2014! I have got cancer in the sentinel node so starting chemo after recovered and maybe radio therapy.
I went for the chop yesterday. long mid back to chin length and choppy so I could be a bit more in control. Dreading the next stage.
I got some really useful tips from a friend that I thought I would share: