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 Asked: 9/26/2017 My wife and I are both physicians in Delaware.
 Asked: 9/23/2017 A good friend (male) several years from original breast cancer diagnosis just found that he has a tumor in his shoulder joint that cannot be removed.
 Asked: 9/22/2017 I was diagnosed in 2009 er+pr+ her2 -.
 Asked: 9/22/2017 My wife was diagnosed with Stage 4 Metastasized Breast Cancer in October 2015 in her bones (From skull, shoulders, spine, hips, lower and upper back,...
 Asked: 9/21/2017 My sister suffered a 2 vertebrae metastic spinal collapse and was near killed and left paralyzed.
 Asked: 9/21/2017 I have looked at the website and found a few trials.
 Asked: 9/21/2017 Hi Lilly. I am really hoping that you can provide me with some clarification on what is going on with my mother and her treatment.
 Asked: 9/21/2017 I may have been unclear. I went from triple positive to triple negative.
 Asked: 9/20/2017 I have metastaticTNBC after 12 years from initial treatment.
 Asked: 9/19/2017 My daughter, 44, is HER2 positive, triple positive, has had 2 lumpectomies, chemo, radiation, and is about halfway through Herceptin.
 Asked: 9/18/2017 I was diagnosed with IDC in December and had a single mastectomy in January.
 Asked: 9/13/2017 My sister is a 36- year old, otherwise healthy female.
 Asked: 9/13/2017 My Aunt was diagnosed with Ductal Carcinoma which was diagnosed in May 2015.
 Asked: 9/13/2017 Hi, I lost my beautiful mum whom was my best friend earlier this year, she was only 56 my heart is utterly broken never to be repaired.
 Asked: 9/11/2017 Diagnosed Jan 2015 TNBC, stage 3 small tumor left breast lumpectomy April No lymph evolvement, clear margins, 1 session chemo then quit.
 Asked: 9/9/2017 I have mets to liver, lungs, and bones.
 Asked: 9/8/2017 Hi - TNBC, IBC, had Taxol,carbo, adriamycin and Cytoxan regimen started 12/16.
 Asked: 9/6/2017 My wife initially diagnosed with Breast Cancer (ER/HER2+) 2006, treated with radiation (lymph node), lumpectomy and chemo.
 Asked: 9/2/2017 How long does it take to get a 2nd opinion at the Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center? My sister was told by her doctor that there...
 Asked: 8/28/2017 Hi , I have metastatic breast cancer in bones, I am now been treated with Katcyla, My questions is if will be wise do a...
 Asked: 8/27/2017 Hi, Was dx with Stage 1 ER-PR-, Her2+++ premenopausal in 2005.
 Asked: 8/24/2017 I have an isolated site of metastasis in L5 vertebral body without any symptoms or pain. Should these cases be treated with radiotherapy? or rather, is...
 Asked: 8/25/2017 My sister in law has stage 4 ductal triple negative breast cancer.
 Asked: 8/24/2017 I had radiation 10 years ago for DCIS and tamoxifen.
 Asked: 8/24/2017 I was diagnosed at age 63 with Stage IV breast cancer (initial diagnosis) with mets to liver in February 2016 .
 Asked: 8/23/2017 Follow up to Should these cases be treated with radiotherapy? or rather, is radiotherapy usually done in such cases? Is cure possible in such cases or...
 Asked: 8/22/2017 Dear sir, My mom is diagnosed with metastasis breast cancer.Initially she is ER PR positive and HER2 positive.It has spread to bones of vertebra and...
 Asked: 8/22/2017 my mom was diagnosed with stage IV metastatic breast cancer to brain, bone, and lungs last october of 2016.
 Asked: 8/22/2017 Is it possible to have metastasis to "L5 vertebral body only" and experience no symptoms/pain at all? Is it possible for such person to walk...
 Asked: 8/18/2017 I am about to have my 12th cycle of tdm1 I asked my oncologist about the success of tdm1 and she said they have had...
 Asked: 8/16/2017 I am a 48-year-old woman and have mets to the liver.
 Asked: 8/15/2017 Hello, my question is regarding tnbc. My question is, does how quickly breast cancer returns and becomes metastatic have any influence on the individuals overall prognosis? My family member had her cancer return in just 2 months after completing initial chemo and radiation with mets to the lungs and pleural effusion.
 Asked: 8/17/2017 Dear Sir, Iam a pharmaceutical scientist and my mom is diagnosed with metastasis breast cancer.
 Asked: 8/15/2017 My mom (age 62) has just been diagnosed today with metastatic breast cancer to her hip bone, will have a partial hip replacement and most...
 Asked: 8/15/2017 Good afternoon, Quick question, is it odd to have Breast Cancer metastasize to an adrenal gland? My mom has TNBC mets to liver, lung, lymph...
 Asked: 8/9/2017 Hi! Thank you for your reply in advance.
 Asked: 8/8/2017 My daughter was treated for 3 negative breast cancer in October 2015, finished two rounds of chemo (pill and red devil) and radiation with double...
 Asked: 8/6/2017 Could you give an estimate for the risk of metastatic recurrence based on the following pathology report? Thank you, Lillie, for answering my questions about my...
 Asked: 8/6/2017 thank u for your you know of any trials???????Where is the best place to find them?AS OF TODAY WE ARE TRYING ALL TREATMETS TO...
 Asked: 8/5/2017 My wife was diagnosed with ER+/PR+/HER- Stage IV Breast Cancer w/Liver Mets in Nov 2015.
 Asked: 8/5/2017 Hello ~ My sister 46 years was diagnosed with TNBC Stage 3/grade 3 in May 2015 and she is a BRCA1 carrier.
 Asked: 8/5/2017 Was diagnosed. with triple negative breast cancer.
 Asked: 8/5/2017 I was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer in 09/16.
 Asked: 8/3/2017 Friend diagnosed with triple neg inflammatory breaststroke chance in November.
 Asked: 7/30/2017 Good evening, Could you please explain the gravity of this situation? My mom had 1TNBC brain met surgically removed in July 2016, and had...
 Asked: 7/29/2017 I have ER+Her2- breast cancer metastasized in June 2015.
 Asked: 7/29/2017 have lung/bone mets. is breast cancer metastasized to lung a non small cell tumor or what? Also can Keytruda maybe help when my Ibrance wears off? I have been on 100 Ibrance for 16 mo.
 Asked: 7/28/2017 I had a Clinical trial using Herception and Perjeda in July 2014 followed by a double mastectomy at Johns Hopkins in July/August 2014 for Her-2...
 Asked: 7/28/2017 Finished tch 6 cycle chemo... got surgery after 4th chemo...
 Asked: 7/25/2017 hi... My father finished chemo last year in May and 52 weeks herceptin finished in Dec.
 Asked: 7/25/2017 I was diagnosed with TNBC in 2015 and completed chemotherapy, lumpectomy, another round of chemo and radiation.
 Asked: 7/25/2017 age 71 - stage 4 negative 3 breast cancer.
 Asked: 7/24/2017 My mom was an extremely active 61 YO woman until about three months ago when she suddenly started experiencing fractures, one after another.
 Asked: 7/24/2017 If cancer has spread to the lymph nodes 2/3 which diagnostic test is advised for f/u per standard of care?
 Asked: 7/22/2017 My mom had BC. I have extremely dense breast tissue.
 Asked: 7/20/2017 if the cancer cells spred before surgery, what can the breast surgery and remove lymph nodes help this situation? lymph node and system is help...
 Asked: 7/19/2017 Hi - I have a friend with metastatic, triple neg breast cancer.
 Asked: 7/19/2017 Hello and thank you - What are drug-based approaches or other ideas to help with radioprotection and radiation injury mitigation of the esophagus? My mom has...
 Asked: 7/19/2017 My mom is 61 YO and was very active until 3 months ago.
 Asked: 7/19/2017 my daughter was diagnosed with triple negative breast June 2016.
 Asked: 7/20/2017 I have mets to bones and liver.
 Asked: 7/16/2017 Hello- My mother was diagnosed with AAA breast cancer last year.
 Asked: 7/16/2017 My mom (very healthy /69 y.o.) walked 6 miles every day for years until 3 weeks ago.
 Asked: 7/16/2017 My mother was diagnosed ER-Positive HER-2 Negative 15 years ago and recently diagnosed with bone mets after her CA 15-3 jumped from 25 to 30...
 Asked: 7/14/2017 Hi Im 35 n have just finished my treatment for triple negative breast cancer and as i thought its all over i jad bad pain...
 Asked: 7/14/2017 Thank you for the response to my question.
 Asked: 7/13/2017 Hello! My mother was diagnosed with Stage 4 HER2+ MBC.
 Asked: 7/13/2017 Lillie, Thank you for all your help.
 Asked: 7/13/2017 Stage 4 meta plastic breast cancer. Double mastectomy.
 Asked: 7/11/2017 I have been noticing that recently my balance isn''t as good as it always has been.
 Asked: 7/9/2017 I was diagnosed w/ invasive ductal carcinoma - stage III - October 2015.
 Asked: 7/6/2017 Good evening, I have a continuation of my mom''s situation, met.
 Asked: 7/6/2017 I finished up my treatments for stage 3a breast cancer on my right side in December which was a lumpectomy/chemo/radiation Since about Feb this year...
 Asked: 7/3/2017 I have been on xgeva for bone mets every 28 days since January of 2014, I am having jaw pain and tooth pain.
 Asked: 7/2/2017 I am 5 years post triple negative breast cancer treatment.
 Asked: 7/2/2017 My wife, age 69, had ER/PR+Her2- that turned TNBC with numerous small mets to spine.
 Asked: 7/2/2017 I have been on Xeloda for about 9 months and recently I have been feeling very fatigued.
 Asked: 6/30/2017 83 year old woman with triple negative breast cancer.
 Asked: 6/30/2017 I was diagnosed with TNBC Stage 3A with two small tumors in my breast and 10+ lymph nodes effected.
 Asked: 6/29/2017 What is the treatment and prognosis for invasive ductal triple negative breast cancer that has mets to the liver?
 Asked: 6/25/2017 Hi, you answered my previous question regarding my lstage 1b breast cancer and reccurance.
 Asked: 6/25/2017 What is the likelihood statistically that a women with stage 1b breast cancer, BRCA negative, oncotype of 11 will go on to have distant reoccurrence/...
 Asked: 6/25/2017 My sister was just diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer metastasis to the lung.
 Asked: 6/22/2017 Good morning, First of all thank you so much for all that you do.
 Asked: 6/21/2017 Freind, Triple negitive breast cancer Jan 2016.
 Asked: 6/20/2017 How long after chemo and radiation should Tamoxaphen be started? My daughter with HER2 positive won''t have an appt with oncologist for over a...
 Asked: 6/19/2017 Hello, I have finished treatment for ER/PR negative, HER2 positive breast cancer.
 Asked: 6/19/2017 Good afternoon. I''m very grateful for taking your time to reply.
 Asked: 6/19/2017 Thank you for anwering my questions.
 Asked: 6/19/2017 My mom was diagnosed with 4th stage MBC 2 months ago after having BC in 2002 which was caught early and had a lymph nodes removed and radiation.
 Asked: 6/16/2017 My dear Niece (who is 40) has just been diagnosed with Metastatic Breast Cancer in the Jaw.
 Asked: 6/16/2017 Wife Dx stage 2 grade 2 TNBC invasive ductal in 11/2014.
 Asked: 6/16/2017 If cancer is found in the axillary lymph nodes is that considered a metastatic cancer of the breast? If it is not found in...
 Asked: 6/15/2017 Is it possable to change from triple negative breast cancer to bone cancer and now be positive to oestrogen .
 Asked: 6/13/2017 A friend was diagnosed with breast cancer that has spread to her liver, pelvis and spine.
 Asked: 6/13/2017 Received an article from (published interview by "Targeted Oncology" with Chau Dang, oncologist at MSK, September 2016) with this answer by Dr
 Asked: 6/12/2017 Hi my mother was diagnosed with Invasive Lobular Carcinoma two years ago.
 Asked: 6/12/2017 I am TRIPLE POSITIVE, have TP53 & P13K mutations.
 Asked: 6/12/2017 Friend just diagnosed with Stage 4 triple negative breast cancer, mets to back (spine?) in several locations and liver.

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