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 Asked: 05/21/2003 I had a lumpectomy of 2cm invasive ductal carcinoma.
 Asked: 05/19/2003 I am a 37 year old with 3 children.(First child born at age 27).
 Asked: 05/19/2003 My 67 year old mother-in-law has recently been diagnosed with breast cancer.
 Asked: 05/07/2003 This is to add a correction (on the lymph node results) to the question I just submitted. I had a lumpectomy with sentinel node biopsy.
 Asked: 05/05/2003 I have diagnosed with infiltrating ductal carcinoma and had a stereotactic core biopsy.
 Asked: 04/28/2003 As a follow up on my question regarding my wife who has a badly sprained knee ...
 Asked: 04/27/2003 I was recently diagnosed with breast cancer.
 Asked: 04/27/2003 My wife is scheduled to have this surgery next Wednesday.
 Asked: 04/27/2003 Hello. My mother is 65yrs old and was recently diagnosed with an invasive lobular carcinoma.
 Asked: 04/24/2003 mammogram on 3-05-03 revealed 0.8cm round mass with obscured margins.
 Asked: 04/17/2003 I have invasive breast carcinoma, ductal with some lobular features,.9 cm, grade 1of 3, well differentiated, er postive. Sentinel node contained mircoscopic foci of metastatic carcinoma...
 Asked: 04/13/2003 ihad lumpectomy .they dont know if they got ca.
 Asked: 04/13/2003 Had a lumpectomy, Stage 1 Invasive ductal, 1.7cm, er/pr-, her2-, node-, had 6 CAF treatments and 36 radition treatments, all margins were cleared by 1cm,...
 Asked: 04/13/2003 Had a lumpectomy, Stage 1, tumor was 1.7cm invasive ductal er/pr-, her2-, node-, Grade 3, all margins were cleared 1cm, except the deep margin, which...
 Asked: 04/09/2003 what is the timeline for this proceedure.
 Asked: 04/04/2003 I am having a lumpectory with the SNB.I have had a lot of discomfort since having a sterotactic breast biopsy and have been told that...
 Asked: 04/04/2003 A surgeon at a cancer center is proposing to do a Lumpectomy with a sentinel node biopsy.
 Asked: 03/15/2003 I have just been diagnosed with DCIS, low grade.
 Asked: 03/13/2003 I am a 40y.o female with newly diagnosed extensive DCIS (cribiform and micropapillary)and a 1.6mm invasive ductal carcinoma (left breast).
 Asked: 03/13/2003 I am a 67 year old female who has a history of kidney problems and I have been newly diagnosed with breast cancer, Stage I,...
 Asked: 03/10/2003 I had a lumpectomy in January and the .6cm invasive tumor was located in the tail of the breast, in the armpit.
 Asked: 03/06/2003 Could you please explain the stages of breat cancer and how they are determined?
 Asked: 02/28/2003 My Mom just had a lumpectomy with sentinel node biopsy.
 Asked: 02/14/2003 I had an allergic reaction to the dye in the sentinel node biopsy, not realized untli later.
 Asked: 02/13/2003 I just had a lumpectomy with sentinel node biopsy.
 Asked: 02/11/2003 Sir: If you have a lump in your breast,have a lumpectomy and instead of lymph node removal, why can''t that area be radiated.
 Asked: 02/11/2003 Please, let me know sentinel node biopsy and internal mammary nodes..
 Asked: 02/04/2003 My mom just had lumpectomy with sentinal node biopsy - the doctor removed 2 sentinal nodes -- My mom is worried because during her nuclear...
 Asked: 01/29/2003 Thank you for providing this wonderful service for people with breast cancer.
 Asked: 01/22/2003 I have been diagnosed with a moderate grade invasive lobular carcinoma in my left breast; the in-situ component of the tumor is more typical of...
 Asked: 01/21/2003 I have read that having had a previous breast surgery makes you a poor candidate for the Sentinel Node procedure.
 Asked: 01/21/2003 My mom just had a lumpectomy done and it was determined she had cancer.
 Asked: 01/21/2003 My wife was diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma.
 Asked: 01/14/2003 I am one week post-lumpectomy with a sentinel node biopsy.
 Asked: 01/14/2003 In sept I had a bilateral mastectomy with reconstruction.
 Asked: 01/13/2003 12/30/02 RightBreast, Stereotactic core biopsies - ductal carcinoma in situ, comedo pattern, without definite evidence of microinvasion noted.
 Asked: 01/09/2003 What side effects can I experience by allowing my surgeon to do a lumpectomy with sentinel node removal for DCIS? Is it possible that she...
 Asked: 01/01/2003 mother,77, DCIS node negative. Excision with radiation.
 Asked: 12/23/2002 I have heard many women complain about how painful the injection of dye was during the sentinel node biopsy.
 Asked: 11/28/2002 I just had a lumpectomy on both sides and the surgeon said ( Frozen section without x-ray) I have been reading some of your other...
 Asked: 11/28/2002 Fourteen months ago I had a modified radical mastectomy due to two malignant tumors that totaled 5cm in size.
 Asked: 11/24/2002 My wife, 37, had a lumpectomy and sentinel node biopsy, 2 nodes were removed and the first node had four seperate foci of metastatic carcinoma.
 Asked: 11/24/2002 How does the surgeon know in a lumpectomy if they are taking all of the cancer and getting clear margins?
 Asked: 11/24/2002 Is touch preparation cytology more accurate than frozen section for determining safe margins and what are the % of false pos and neg..
 Asked: 11/24/2002 With dcis what is the % of time that surgeons are unable to get clean margins and have to do a mastectomy.
 Asked: 11/20/2002 my wife had a core biopsy showing indraductal carcinoma,cribriform with invasive component not found in the core sections.The surgeon wants to do a sentinel node...
 Asked: 11/17/2002 Are there any new technologies (possibly in research) for measuring margins intraoperatively? I''ve read that a lot of institutions don''t even measure margins intraoperatively because...
 Asked: 11/01/2002 I will be having a lumpectomy with sentinel node biopsy.
 Asked: 10/27/2002 I will be having a lumpectomy and a sentinal node biopsy.
 Asked: 10/26/2002 My doctor is not returning my phone call and I am going a little crazy with worry so, please excuse my wording.
 Asked: 10/26/2002 Is it indicated to schedule a lumpectomy 5 weeks after the diagnosis was given? Is this a long time to wait? Shouldnt the tumor be removed asap?
 Asked: 10/26/2002 I would like to know more about advantages vs disadvantages between lumpectomy and mastectomy.
 Asked: 10/26/2002 My daughter had lumpectomy without sentinel node biopsy.MD thought it unnecessary.This was followed by six weeks of radiation.
 Asked: 10/22/2002 This may not be the correct forum, but I need someone to explain the lumpectomy sister is about to undergo this procedure and I...
 Asked: 10/04/2002 After this procedure is the patient evaluated by a physical therapist on stretching? Is there a book or pamphlet given to the patient on stretching?..
 Asked: 09/26/2002 I was told I was having a lumpectomy with a sentinel node biopsy but my biopsy report said it was a partial mastectomy.
 Asked: 09/20/2002 My wife recently underwent lumpectomy where a 7mm mass was dissected showing invasive ductal CA with some of the invasion near the nipple.

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