Share important questions and provide support to others experiencing breast cancer and treatment-related pain.
Posted on: Sep 26, 2018 11:45AM
I finished my radiation yesterday! Woot woot!! But today the burn under my arm is very sore. What are some ideas to help with the pain? Can I use emla cream on it? Or just ibuprofen or other oral pain reliever? I came through much better skin wise than my radiation oncologist thought I would. Up till the last week I only had red, dry itchy skin. My under arm area where they removed lymphnodes was the most red and irritated. It was not too bad until this last treatment.. it woke me up whenever i moved last night. And sugestions