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 Asked: 5/10/2014 Very close next to my main IDC 1.1 cm is a .
 Asked: 5/6/2014 SNB vs ALND? You have answered several of my questions throughout my cancer journey and want to thank you for the peace of mind you have given me.
 Asked: 5/4/2014 based on the pathology and MRI prior to surgery I am scheduled for lumpectomy SNB.
 Asked: 5/4/2014 Scheduled for lumpectomy and SNB.
 Asked: 5/4/2014 I had a lumpectomy in 2013. Removal of the sentinel node showed it had microscopic cells(DCIS stage 2a).
 Asked: 4/27/2014 I am scheduled for Lumpectomy for IDC.
 Asked: 4/27/2014 Hi, I am scheduled to have a Lumpectomy with Sentinel Node Biopsy on Monday.
 Asked: 4/26/2014 I had a lumpectomy and Sentinel Node Biopsy last week.
 Asked: 3/29/2014 Would I need both Chemo and Radiation post-op?
 Asked: 3/25/2014 Thank you for your super-fast reply regarding my question "Is FNA or SNB before chemo as accurate after chemo as it would have been before...
 Asked: 3/25/2014 Is FNA or SNB before chemo as accurate after chemo as it would have been before chemo? Pre-chemo MRI showed an enhanced node which...
 Asked: 3/25/2014 I am 60 TNBC did act chemo next is surgery my node biopsy was neg.
 Asked: 3/21/2014 If DCIS is noninvasive and confined to the duct, why would anyone with DCIS ever need a SLNB? How can an IN SITU carcinoma spread to the lymph nodes?
 Asked: 3/19/2014 If there are less than 2mm of some cells in the sentinel node that are said to be "no nodal extensions" or some language like that, do...
 Asked: 3/19/2014 How soon before surgery should the radioactive tracers be inserted before lumpectomy with sentinel node biopsy? Is 23 hours too much time?
 Asked: 3/17/2014 Lumpectomy of only 1.7 cm in upper right quadrant , far away from nipple. Nipple is almost numb for 2days after surgery.
 Asked: 3/14/2014 I had a cancerous lump (1.1 cm) recently removed.
 Asked: 3/9/2014 what are the chances of local and distant recurrence after lumpectomy and radiotherapy.
 Asked: 3/5/2014 I have been diagnosed with stage 3, triple negative breast cancer.
 Asked: 2/21/2014 why would 17 lymph nodes be removed when a lumpectomy was performed on a breast tumor of 0.6cm.
 Asked: 2/19/2014 i had a lumpectomy jan 31 hadleft axillary sentinel lumph node biopsy the node came back clear no cancer but the breast has cancer...
 Asked: 2/17/2014 I am pregnant, and am going to the hospital as support for someone getting a lumpectomy and Steninel Node Biopsy.
 Asked: 2/17/2014 I am an otherwise healthy 44 yr old woman and just had lumpectomy after stereo core biopsy for intermediate to high grade dcis with central...
 Asked: 2/16/2014 had a lumpectomy 1.2cm grade 3 invasive ductal lymph nodes involved.Having 3 cycles of FEC chemo and 3 Taxotere then radiation and 1 year...
 Asked: 1/30/2014 I have been diagnosed with locally advanced IDC in the right breast -tumor 4.5 cm, some lymph node enhancement but MRI cannot determine the...
 Asked: 1/27/2014 I had a lumpectomy and 2 lymph nodes removed.
 Asked: 1/25/2014 I had a stereotactical biopsy done and markers inserted 2 weeks ago.
 Asked: 1/22/2014 have stage 1a dcis invasive into lobules.
 Asked: 1/18/2014 I had a lumpectomy and SNB 2 months ago.
 Asked: 1/16/2014 My mother had a lumpectomy and her lymph nodes removed about 20 years ago, she was told not to have any blood drawn, IV''s or...
 Asked: 1/15/2014 I have a solid and complex nodule in my breast.
 Asked: 1/9/2014 Are the sentinel nodes always under the arm pit or where?
 Asked: 1/10/2014 I have completed all of my treatments for BC which was diagnosed in 2012.
 Asked: 12/16/2013 I just had a lumpectomy with Sentinel Node Biopsy.
 Asked: 12/16/2013 My wife is diagnosed with DCIS stage 0, she had a lumpectomy last week, and the surgeon found a 3mm IDC within the lump removed,...
 Asked: 12/11/2013 Hi, I was diagnosed with breast cancer in both breasts.
 Asked: 12/5/2013 I''m 60 years old with 2mm IDC, HER2 and Estrogen +, Grade2 (7 score).
 Asked: 12/5/2013 Although NCCN guidelines do not recommend chemotherapy for a 2mm IDC, HER2 AND ES+, is it best to get the chemo just to get the Herceptin?
 Asked: 12/5/2013 Is is best to get chemotherapy with Herceptin for a 2mm IDC, T1a n0 m0 both ER and HER2 positive? I''ve been told by 2...
 Asked: 12/4/2013 I had a biopsy 10/24 then a lumpectomy 11/15.
 Asked: 11/29/2013 I recently have a lumpectomy. The pathology report states IDC, DCIS, and no clear margins.
 Asked: 11/28/2013 I just had a lumpectomy with sentinel node biopsy a week ago.
 Asked: 11/23/2013 While on Arimidex 76 year old woman recently I had (r breast) lumpectomy with micro cancer in sentinel node.
 Asked: 11/22/2013 I had my lumpectomy(no sentinel node biopsy)yesterday for high grade DCIS.
 Asked: 11/13/2013 My mother is scheduled for lumpectomy with axillary dissection.
 Asked: 11/12/2013 My mother had an excision for a papilloma.
 Asked: 11/12/2013 I meet with a surgeon this week and I''m expecting a lumpectomy with radiation to be scheduled soon.
 Asked: 11/12/2013 My mother was recently diagnosed and is scheduled for a lumpectomy and axillary Dissection based on a positive result on one nodule.
 Asked: 11/10/2013 What is the incidence of lymphedema?
 Asked: 11/5/2013 initial core needle biopsy on 9/18 revealed IDC histological grade 1 and nuclear grade 1.
 Asked: 10/31/2013 Thanks for speedy earlier response. I am Most grateful and will donate.
 Asked: 10/29/2013 Two weeks ago I had a lumpectomy and 1 sentinal node removed.
 Asked: 10/28/2013 My path report denoted invasive papillary carcinoma, stage I, grade 2, 0/2 sentinel nodes.
 Asked: 10/21/2013 Just finished radiation following lumpectomy, negative node and chemo.
 Asked: 10/10/2013 I just had a lumpectomy with sentinel node biopsy.
 Asked: 10/10/2013 I have invasive ductal carcinoma measuring 2.3 cm in greatest dimension at the 12:00 retroareloar position.
 Asked: 9/26/2013 Following lumpectomy with SLNB (1 lymph node removed), I have been diagnosed with IDC (1.1 cm ER+ PR+ Her2- Grade 2 with no lymphatic &...
 Asked: 9/24/2013 I am a 68 year old woman diagnosed with a 1 cent tumor, IDC.
 Asked: 9/24/2013 I have invasive ductel carcinoma, tumor size .8 cm, HER+, Est/Prog+.
 Asked: 9/22/2013 I have stage 0 breast cancer. They did a biopsy and seems they got it all.
 Asked: 9/11/2013 I have Breast Cancer: 2.2cm, t2, grade2, er+, her2-, n1,oncotype 21, BRC1&2-).
 Asked: 9/10/2013 Because my cancer is near the center of the chest, can a sentinel lymph node biopsy detect that the sentinel nodes may be located inside...
 Asked: 9/1/2013 I had a lumpectomy Aug 5th (with sentinel node removed) on the outside of my breast towards my armpit.
 Asked: 8/26/2013 My wife was diagnosed with Stage 0 DCIS using STEREOTACTIC CORE BIOPSY.
 Asked: 8/20/2013 Please can you tell me why only the sentinel node was removed. The result was 0/1 what does this mean.
 Asked: 8/19/2013 Need Metal stent in heart artery.blockage. Cannot get breast Lumpectomy etc till after 6 weeks.
 Asked: 8/15/2013 I had a lumpectomy with sentinel node biopsy two weeks ago (7/30).
 Asked: 7/23/2013 I was just diagnosed with Invasive Ductal Carcinoma in my left breast through biopsy and it tumor is approx.
 Asked: 7/23/2013 I have stage 2 ILC with the additional presence of LCIS.
 Asked: 7/21/2013 I am a 55 year old lady with a 1 cm malignant lump in the 3 o''clock position of the breast about 5cm from the...
 Asked: 7/21/2013 I had lumpectomy with sentinel node biopsy.
 Asked: 6/8/2013 My wife had a lumpectomy with 1 sentinel node removed. The pathology report said 0.6mm round IDC, no SN involvement, very good margins-no skin involvement. She was...
 Asked: 6/3/2013 I am scheduled for a lumpectomy and sentinel node biopsy, followed by radiation and tamoxifen treatment in a few weeks.
 Asked: 5/23/2013 My wife had sentinel node identification and removal during mastectomy 2 years ago and they have now found "atypical recurrence with a subpectoralis nodule picked...
 Asked: 5/18/2013 Is retracted nipple pot lumpectomy common?
 Asked: 4/28/2013 I''ve been diagnosed witht2n0m0 breast cancer, on ultrasound my consultant said I had a 12mm IDC tumour but when my tumour was removed pathology reported...
 Asked: 4/3/2013 Do all lumpectomies have to include node biopsies or can you just have the lump removed? I''m trying to prepare for my breast surgical consult...
 Asked: 3/28/2013 I am 56 years old and post menopausal.
 Asked: 3/11/2013 I had a sentinel node biopsy followed by mastectomy (my choice) one week ago.
 Asked: 3/9/2013 Thanks for you previous response on waiting out the infection.
 Asked: 3/3/2013 I''m scheduled to come in to have the dye on Tuesday (3/5) then have the mastectomy and DIEP on Wed (3/6).
 Asked: 3/2/2013 Is radioactive isotope considered better or slightly better for some reason that that is why it is used by most surgeons at most of the...
 Asked: 3/2/2013 I had a lumpectomy and SNB in Jan.
 Asked: 2/27/2013 I had a mastectomy and sentinel node biopsy.
 Asked: 2/24/2013 Dear Lillie This is Shakiba from Iran, I asked you a question about 3 days ago.
 Asked: 2/22/2013 My surgeon wants to do a sentinel node biopsy using blue dye only.
 Asked: 2/22/2013 For what percentage of women does the sentinel node biopsy fail to find all the nodes with cancer positive.
 Asked: 2/19/2013 In SNB is it common to take all nodes that have radioactivity in them? Is it common to leave a surgical clip in...
 Asked: 2/19/2013 I asked you yesterday : I am from Iran and once asked you about chemotherapy .my mother had lumpectomy 8 months ago with SNB negative...
 Asked: 2/18/2013 I am from Iran and once asked you about chemotherapy .my mother had lumpectomy 8 months ago with SNB negative and no lymphovascular invasion it...
 Asked: 2/12/2013 4 months ago i had lumpectomy and sentinel node removed, i felt a lump just right above where the node has beed removed, please advise that might be.
 Asked: 2/10/2013 I am post surgery and radiotherapy and taking daily dose of tamoxifen.
 Asked: 2/5/2013 Will the tumour of size 3cm, IDC be highly dangerous? I WANT TO KNOW IF LYMPH NODE SURGERY IS BETTER THAN SENDING A DYE AND...
 Asked: 1/4/2013 Hi, I recently had two lumps removed in my left breast and had asked if the surgeon will know anything upon appearance.
 Asked: 12/27/2012 Lumpectomy, ER+PR+ HER2-, Sentinel node-. Oncotype DX test ordered.
 Asked: 12/20/2012 Had lumpectomy: tumor 1.3 cm, sentinel node biopsy positive, size 2.6mm, grade 2, ER/PR positive 100%, will do radiation and tamoxifen,, is chemo necessary?..
 Asked: 12/10/2012 Can you please tell me if there is a limit to the number of times that a re-excision can be done in order to have...
 Asked: 12/9/2012 I have been diagnosed with invasive lobular carcinoma, and had the 1.3 cm tumor removed and now will have axillary node dissection because node clear...
 Asked: 12/8/2012 my sentinel node biopsy was negative, but under the microscope the right axillary node tested positive for cancer extending into perinodal fat.

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