" ...on it. Quote from my US BC book ' taxotere also causes a unique syndrome of swelling and fluid retention; some fluid retention is fairly common but occasionally ...toes back! I got swollen on cm... "
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Breast Cancer & Fluid Retention
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" ...Hi, Six years ago, I was diagnosed with breast cancer. I had a lumpectomy, followed by radiation and chemo. ...only problem now is the fluid retention, I keep getting above the... "
" ...way. I've got a question though. Have you had breast cancer in the past? I'm a 5 year survivor!! anyways. ...it is swollen. Hope this helps. Mabe its just fluid retention in the arm and a cuff... "
" ...we know how that ended up... My Taxotere/Cytoxan (probably the Taxotere) causes fluid retention and swelling, and after tx #1 the area at my mast incision was hurting. It only lasted a few... "
" ...Edema(Fluid Retention) in Arm I am ...answer for my mother. She is a breast cancer survivor (over 11 years now - Praise the Lord!) and battles with severe edema(fluid retention) in the left arm ... "
" ...hospital I almost had a stroke because I weighed 5lbs more than when I was admitted (fluid retention from the surgery). Within ...reconstruction after mastectomy for breast cancer and now have ... "
" ...of taxotere since taxotere is a much more powerful drug and has considerable side effects (such as anemia). When taxotere is used in the treatment of BC, oral steroids ...prevent fluid retentio... "
" ...brilliant 5lbs wow , before bc i did the rosemary c ...put it down to the tamoxifen well i have to blame ...right an i still have a degree of fluid retention , plus the amount of... "
" Sometimes it isn't about BC and chemo DQ67, I have had problems with fluid retention from Tamoxifen, particularly in my calves and ...blood pressure can increase fluid retention too, so might pay... "
" ...Kindergarten, interesting comment, Ive had ONE episode of Cellulitis on my shin Pre BC. I do NOT want another. ...it was because I had fluid retention through a medication I was... "
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