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Is it possible for a stage 1 breast cancer to spread
Is it possible for a stage 1 breast cancer to spread elsewhere in the body without any node involvement after having a double mastectomy that had clean margins? My wife had breast cancer and it was es… read more
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Hi Dr. David! I just had my first colonoscopy two days ago. I'm waiting for pathology report this week & am a mess with worry. I had no sx before but my new doctor had a list of necessary tests & colo… read more
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I had breast cancer for both sides. Both are stage 1A with
HiI had breast cancer for both sides. Both are stage 1A with ER+, PR+, ER2-. Both breasts have been complete removed. The majon are clean, no spread. The oncotype dx scores are 9 and 16. I want to fin… read more
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I am concerned and need advice.....what are my risks of
I am concerned and need advice.....what are my risks of getting breast cancer or ovarian cancer? My mom had breast cancer and died at 56. They said hers was caused from using the estrogen patch after … read more
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Just had a colonscopy and I am waiting on results. Hoping to
Customer: Just had a colonscopy and I am waiting on results. Hoping to get results before Christmas. I have two daughters with autism and I am their sole parent. I can't be sick :-( The GI Doc found o… read more
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I had breast cancer (IDC, grade 3) removed from my right
Hello I had breast cancer (IDC, grade 3) removed from my right breast this past July. I had a double mastectomy, 4 nodes removed and clear, stage 1, oncotype came back at a low 10 so I am not on chemo… read more
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I'm a 49 year old healthy nonsmoking female with invasive
I'm a 49 year old healthy nonsmoking female with invasive ductal carcenoma of the right breast. I had a partial mastectomy with sentinel node removal - clear margins and tumor about <2CM and clear … read more
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I has a double mastectomy 3.5 years ago. I had multi-focal,
Hello, I has a double mastectomy 3.5 years ago. I had multi-focal, DCIS and LCIS with a few focuses of invasive cancer...the largest focus 2mm. The cancer was located in the UOQ. My Oncotype Dx Score … read more
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My mom had a colonoscopy done last week and they found
my mom had a colonoscopy done last week and they found polyps. 1 of them they were able to remove and 2 of the polyps were large and (per GI doctor) were at the site of previous polepectomy and have s… read more
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My wife is 40 years old and she made mastectomy with
My wife is 40 years old and she made mastectomy with immediate reconstruction and the pathology of the tumour tissue after the surgery as follows: extensive DCIS grade 2-3 with focal central necrosis … read more
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I was dx with breast cancer 4 weeks ago and had a mastectomy
Hello, I was dx with breast cancer 4 weeks ago and had a mastectomy with 13 lymph node dissection. Results were Infiltrating grade 3 ductal adenocarcinoma Larger tumor length 1.2. It was estrogen + Pr… read more
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I had a modified radical mastectomy of the left breast 33
I had a modified radical mastectomy of the left breast 33 years ago (I was 27). Since then I have had a few scares and concerns but no real problems. Several day ago after a busy I discovered that my … read more
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I'm experiencing a disconnect between my surgeon and
I'm experiencing a disconnect between my surgeon and oncologist. I had a partial mastectomy on 12/26/12, right breast, infiltrating duct carcinoma, ER/PR Positive, HER-2 Negative, tumor was .7 centime… 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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Had sonogram of rt breast tissue that I thought had a
Had sonogram of rt breast tissue that I thought had a thickening. Biopsy revealed invasive lobular carcinoma. Since I am only patient in town who has had a skin sparing mastectomy Dr.'s here are guess… read more
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I've been diagnosed with stage I breast cancer and had
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Please could you tell me what it means in terms of breast
Please could you tell me what it means in terms of breast cancer if professionals say your cancer was 47% aggressive out of 67%. How are these figures determined? Also if you are offered radiation, ch… read more
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I was recently diagnosed with a Stage 1, Grade 1, 4.6
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