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Hi All, I'm BRCA2, I had a hysterectomy in October and am now waiting for a surgery date for a double mastectomy. I have already met my surgeon and we have narrowed reconstruction options to implants after expanders or implants using strattice.…Continue
Hello, Firstly I hope I am making this introduction in the right place - my apologies if not. I am Emma, 35 years young and BRCA1+. I had my PDM last July which was straight to implant, skin and nipple sparring with Strattice. I have had a bit of a…Continue
I was confirmed BRCA1 positive in July.My DBM is scheduled for early March. Should I doubt my result and get it redone ?Anyone got a second test done ?Anyone been positive and then negative ?I do know they are v careful with the testing and take one…Continue
Hi ladies and gents,Hope your all happy and well.Just looking for some advise. Getting tot the stage where I'm ready to start a family but am scared of passing this gene on. Have any of you ladies in the uk gone through the ivf treatment where they…Continue
Hi I'm new!Just thought I'd pop on and share my story. I haven't had cancer and have yet to have genetic testing so at the very start of the journey. Last month mum was diagnosed with breast cancer at the age of 50. We found out last week she needs…Continue
Hi,I believe I only need to avoid driving for 2 weeks after an Oophorectomy, rather than 6 weeks post full hyesterectomy. Does anyone know if this is this correct?ThanksSarahContinue
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