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Topic: Hematoma after breast and lyrics removal

Forum: Lymphedema — Risks, tips for prevention, and info about products that can address the symptoms of lymphedema.

Posted on: Nov 28, 2018 11:25PM

CathEth wrote:

lumpectomy and two nodes removed monday. Monday night large hematoma forms under breast ad breast is twice the size. Day two very swollen and red. Day three full breast plus to underarm and started to go to my side around my back. When do I decide it's serious. Weight gain three days and not passing much fliuid.

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Nov 28, 2018 11:40PM Binney4 wrote:

CathEth, you need to get to the emergency room right away. Have you had any of your doctors look at this? What you're describing could be cellulitis, a serious infection that needs to be checked out pronto.

Please get help now, and do please let us know what you discover.

Gentle hugs,
Binney

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Nov 29, 2018 09:08AM gb2115 wrote:

Yes, I hope you have gone to the ER by now. Let us know how you are doing.

Dx IDC in October 2016, stage 2A, 1.2 cm ER/PR+ Her2-, Grade 2, 1/3 nodes. Mammaprint low risk luminal A, Lumpectomy + radiation + tamoxifen. Age 38 at diagnosis.
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Dec 2, 2018 12:54PM Binney4 wrote:

CathEth, how are you?

Thinking of you and hoping you have some real answers and healing,
Binney

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