Breast Cancer: Died After Extensive & Costly Medical Treatment

Language : Hokkien

“It was all a failure.” She was diagnosed with Stage 2 breast cancer. Underwent mastectomy followed by chemotherapy (FAC) and then on Tamoxifen. 9 months after treatment, the right of her nect was swollen. There was widespread metastasis including her lung and liver. She was given 28X radiotherapy and Oral Tykerb. Four years after her diagnosis she died – after spending over RM100,000.

 

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