Breast Cancer: Why I Refused Chemotherapy: Mother died after surgery and chemo



• Diagnosed with breast cancer

• Undergone mastectomy, costing Rupiah 30 plus million.

• Doctor asked to do chemo – I refused.

• My mother had ovarian cancer, Stage 3B. She had surgery and chemothrapy.

• Prior chemotherapy, she was well.

• After chemo cancer recurred, lumps grow again.

• Doctor recommended surgery and chemo again.

• Mother was too weak and declined medical treatment.

• She died within a year.