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Mastectomy a year later

Hello :)
I found this forum so helpful when I was researching and trying to figure out what the heck was going on in my boob. I wanted to post a link to my story and my journey into a mastectomy and recovery afterwards. A mastectomy was the best decision in my case, but since this disease is so unique it might not be the best decision for you, but I share my story as encouragement that you are not alone through your struggle with IGM.

http://mandibartel.blogspot.ca/2014/07/five-minute-friday-finish.html   (post about pre-mastectomy)
http://mandibartel.blogspot.ca/2014/04/infection-that-wont-go-away-part-8-its.html  (post about my diagnosis)

You are not alone!! You are brave and strong!

mandi

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I would love to read about your experience.  The links that you provided require access to be granted before displaying the content?  I sent you a message with my email address.  

I am contemplating a bilateral mastectomy, and I am looking for information that will help me decide.

I hope you are doing well and are enjoying a normal life again.

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