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Recovering from High Grade MyxoFirbo Sarcoma in my shoulder, question about exhaustion

DaisysMom
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Joined: Sep 2008

Hi, I had a lemon sized (high grade) myxofibro sarcoma removed from my right shoulder last April, with a wide excision. I had 6 weeks of radiation afterwards. Now, I am having 3 month checks of my lungs and arms.
My radiation ended the first week of July, and I had severe burns under my arm where the lymph nodes had been removed.
Now, here at the end of September, I am feeling totally exhausted. I am a dental hygienist, and have gone back to work for 4 days a week. ( did this in August)
Has anyone else experienced this terrible exhaustion several months after radiation treatments?
Hugs and thanks,
DaisysMom

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Hello,

You may want to contact the American Cancer Society's National Cancer Information Center. Cancer Information Specialists are available 24 hours a day to assist you with questions regarding you diagnosis and treatment as well as with local resources. They can be reached at 1-800-227-2345.

We wish you the best on your recovery.

Kind regards,

Your CSN staff

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sandysarcoma
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Joined: Oct 2008

I also have sarcoma, not in my shoulder, but a little lower. I can answer any questions you have, and would do so gladly. Call me! 714 788 0894

Sandy

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