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My sister had a breast tumor removed by surgery (ductal
My sister had a breast tumor removed by surgery (ductal carcinoma stage 0) and six weeks of radiation. The tumor was grade 3 and is a positive receptor for estrogen and progesterone. The oncology team… read more
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Doconc, I am trying to understand more about the grade of my
Hello Doconc, I am trying to understand more about the grade of my cancer (it's grade 2 and should be grade 1 for lobular). The mitotic grade is 1--so that's really good for the dividing, as you told … read more
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A while back, my new oncologist told me it was very serious
A while back, my new oncologist told me it was very serious to have the 8 lymph nodes. Is that because they've sent cancer cells all through my body already through the lymph system? With my good estr… read more
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I am 66, postmenopausal. 4 months ago i had lumptectomy on
I am 66 , postmenopausal . 4 months ago i had lumptectomy on my left breast because of invasive papillary carcenoma 0.9 (and the second carcenoma of 0.2 -DCIS ) . In one sentinal node were 0.5-0.6 can… read more
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My mother had BC in 2008 jan and had bone mets in 2010 dec.
hello doctor, my mother had BC in 2008 jan and had bone mets in 2010 dec. in a routine scan 22nd oct 2013, there are still some spots on the bones, also a few lymphnodes showing up in the PET. all org… read more
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This question is for **Dr., Oncologist** ONLY. Female (54 )
This question is for **Dr. David, Oncologist** ONLY. Female (54 ) infiltrating ductal carcinoma: T2 (2.2 cm) n0 m0 Grade 3, Estrogen +, Progesterone-, HER2+ Diagnosed 6/20/13 Double mastectomy with DI… read more
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I just had a mastectomy and received my pathologist report.
I just had a mastectomy and received my pathologist report. I need to know what it means and what is my prognosis according to this. I am 48 years old. Invassive ductal carcinoma, single focus. Left s… read more
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Mom was diagnosed with stage II breast cancer in June of
Hi, mom was diagnosed with stage II breast cancer in June of 2012. She had mastectomy followed by removal of three lymph nodes in July of 2012. Her diagnosis was invasive breast cancer with negative-n… read more
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I am a 65 year old breast cancer patient 1 year post
I am a 65 year old breast cancer patient 1 year post lumpectomy with node dissection and radiation therapy for a Stage 2 ER positive tumor with no metastasis. 6 month course of tamoxifen resulted in n… read more
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I am 48 (49 in September) and had a grade 1, non agressive
I am 48 (49 in September) and had a grade 1, non agressive 2.5cm tumor removed from my left breast last May/June 2011. There was cancer present in the two sentinel lymph nodes, but none of the 25 subs… read more
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Is Xeloda given alone the best choice for stage 4 metastic
Is Xeloda given alone the best choice for stage 4 metastic breast cancer, causing pleual effusions, no tumor found?… read more
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Have u got patients with many positive lymph nodes but still
Have u got patients with many positive lymph nodes but still having recurrence free life since last 15 / 20 years ?… read more
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I have been diagnosis with Right breast (1) invasive
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I am a 64 year old post-menopausal woman who was diagnosed
I am a 64 year old post-menopausal woman who was diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma in situ in my left breast 5 years ago. The tumor was 2.5x2.2x1.5cm and based on AJCC staging criteria, was des… read more
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I have a 1cm estrogen receptor positive lump in my breast
Hi I have a 1cm estrogen receptor positive lump in my breast that has been removed.Cancer was also found in one sentinel node and no cancer was found in under arm nodes.I am 45 yrs old.Ct scan and bon… read more
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Could you let me have some information on my breast cancer
Hi could you let me have some information on my breast cancer grade 2 ductal corcimoma no specific type pTic pN M o er7/8 pr 4/8 her 2 negative… read more
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sorry for automatict traducction by google) Please appreciate an honest answer, and thank him Help Background: 20 years ago operated breast cancer, which total mastectomy was performed right breast. C… read more
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