Kim will be having another surgery tomorrow. The expander will be taken out and the implant put in to the left breast. Also, the right breast will be reconstructed.[...]
Kim had her second drain tube taken out today. Appointment in two weeks to check on how the expander is doing and then 6-8 weeks from then is when the expander will be taken out and the silicone implant will be put in. [...]
Found out that Kim will not need chemo. Her treatment will be to be on a hormone blocker. [...]
According to the surgical oncologist and the reconstructive plastic surgeon, everything went according to plan.
After studying the breast tissue taken out by mastectomy, they discovered that there was more cancer in the breast tissue that they had not originally found with the mammogram nor the mri guided biopsy. [...]
Kim was walking around hospital last night. She is dressed and ready to roll this morning. Ready for a rough few weeks.[...]
Plastic surgeon just came out and informed us that everything went great. Kim is in recovery and we’ll be able to see her in about an hour.[...]
Cancer surgeon came out and told us everything went great for the first part of the surgery.[...]
Kim has been incredible throughout this whole process and is doing great today before the surgery.[...]
Mastectomy is scheduled for 8/8/18.
Surgery scheduled for 12:30-3:30.[...]