Hi everyone, just wanted to post where I am on this unplanned journey!
Had my lumpectomy and two sentinel nodes removed. The relief was overwhelming when my consultant told me that they had removed the tumour and had a clear sample, also no sign in my lymph nodes - it was the first time I have cried at any of my appointments. Everything is healing nicely and I'm just waiting for my appointments to come through for the start of my radiotherapy.
I met my cousin for coffee this week, she is two years down the road from me and we were comparing notes - she said she felt like her scars were like medals which she wears with pride and that we can fight this disease and be a survivor. Felt inspired