last update July 9, 2017

Copyright © Nov. 2004

Erika Rusterholz

Medical Support:

PD Dr. Mathias Fehr

PD Dr. Christoph Rageth

 

 

 

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Homepage-Logo "a Breast Cancer and its History"

Summary of the breast cancer documentation with infos, pictures, tips

This Documentation/my History Report includes:

 

Case History:

Microcalcifications known for years, with all mammograms;

a pea-sized Lump with the diagnosis "free of carcinoma", what next?

Doctor’s Info:

Anamnesis (history in brief) and the happening afterwords: listed in detail

Lectures for physicians, held on Senologie updates, conventions 2005 - 2013

(so far only in the German part of this homepage) and publications in English

Clarifications:

Biopsies (samples of tissue) with ultrasonograms, x-rays (= breast cancer), Diagnoses, description stereotactic Mammotome® vacuum biopsy (with animation), Hematoma

Surgery:

description Surgery and Sentinel Lymphnode Biopsy (SLNB), Seroma

Thoughts before/during/after my hospitalstay

Silicone Mammary Implants (Microthane® polyurethane), Areola pigmentation:

see picture documentation with German infos

Scar corrections with hyaluronic acid, with liposuction, with TIGR mesh (in German)

Therapy adjuvant:

Radiotherapy with various views of the irradiatedbreast (pictures),

Hormonal therapy (Aromatase Inhibitor), Statement Chemotherapy (who needs chemo?)

Aftercare:

All results until November 25, 2016, with mammograms and some ultrasound pictures,

also mentioned is my other state of health (with/after aromatase inhibitor, with Tibolon)

Reflections:

Appearance (2003/04, 09, 10), Changes in Mood, Future, Thoughts, Summary (tips),

several Portraits/Interviews in magazines (in German language),

my Garden in Italy (with pictures of flowers and inhabitants) and new: ship cruises...

my white skin cancers: squamous and basal cell carcinoma, my vallecular cysts, microsurgical enlargement of the nerve tracts and the new diagnosed "smoldering type multiple myeloma" (docus in German)

Questions/Answers:

what is/what means: about eighty breast cancer definitions/terms are explained

Contact:

Why this documentation? If you like to tell me something. And the course of life of...

Links:

useful addresses regarding breast cancer (also more about cordblood)

Forum:

many informations about breast cancer, but only in German language

 

I warmly welcome you on my website !

Erika Rusterholz