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Jun 15, 2020 08:48AM
Jun 15, 2020 08:56AM
This was me, the morning of my last treatment. There's a line of missing hair down my part and right in front (crown?).
Other than that my hair went from very thick to thin. Although I don't think it's very noticeable to others.
Same day, at the treatment center
For comparison. This is a few years old but, my hair cut and length didn't change much.
I cut it to the shoulder before Chemo on the recommendation of the Nurse/Dignicap Master at my center.
I started losing my hair 2 weeks after first Chemo treatment (day 15-16).
I plan on taking pictures every 4 weeks to track loss/growth post Chemo. This Wednesday will be the 1 month mark, still losing at the same rate but, still have most of may hair.
1/20/2020, DCIS/IDC, Right, 4cm, Stage IIA, Grade 2, ER+/PR+, HER2+ (IHC)
2/5/2020 Carboplatin (Paraplatin), Taxotere (docetaxel)
2/5/2020 Herceptin (trastuzumab)
2/5/2020 Perjeta (pertuzumab)
6/19/2020, DCIS/IDC, Right, <1cm, Stage IA, Grade 2, 1/3 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2+
6/19/2020 Mastectomy: Left, Right; Reconstruction (left): Tissue expander placement; Reconstruction (right): Tissue expander placement
7/6/2020 Kadcyla (T-DM1, ado-trastuzumab)
8/10/2020 Whole-breast: Breast, Lymph nodes, Chest wall