Ask an Expert: Metastatic Breast Cancer

Johns Hopkins Avon Foundation Breast Center
ForumQuestionsAsk a Question
Metastatic Breast Cancer
Questions about advanced metastatic breast cancer.
3865 Ask a Question

Page 1 of 39 [3,865 questions]    Go to page 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 ... 39
 Asked: 5/26/2017 I was diagnosed with tnbc in August 2015.
 Asked: 5/26/2017 I recently wrote you re:my mother who was diagnosed with stage 4 bc in 2010, and was diagnosed with a brain met July 2016.
 Asked: 5/24/2017 I''m a stage 2B TNBC three months out before my five-year mark.
 Asked: 5/23/2017 Hi. Wife dx with stage 3B tnbc in 2009.
 Asked: 5/18/2017 Newly diagnosed MBC Just finished 5yr Homonal Therapy from original BC.
 Asked: 5/17/2017 My sister was diagnosed with tnice in August 2015 followed by chemo, double mastectomy, radiation and now has spread to liver,bones, lungs, lymps.
 Asked: 5/16/2017 My sister was diagnosed with Stage IV Metastatic Breast Cancer in November 2016.
 Asked: 5/16/2017 In Jun 2014 after 7 years of Breast cancer (lobular stage 2B) remission my wife was diagnosec with bone Mets (prescribed Afinitor), Jan 2016 Found...
 Asked: 5/15/2017 Hi Lillie, I have a dear friend who has been battling stage IV breast cancer since 2014.
 Asked: 5/14/2017 Hello, my mom was diagnosed with bc in 2010, stage 4, with 1 met in lung.
 Asked: 5/14/2017 TNBC w/mets to lungs & bones. Have been through Xeloda, Xtandi, & Casodex.
 Asked: 5/12/2017 Can an autoimmune disease such as Hashimoto''s Thyroiditis impact my survival prognosis? I was diagnosed in December 201`6 with Stage IV breast cancer that has...
 Asked: 5/11/2017 how do you know if the cancer originated in the breast.
 Asked: 5/11/2017 My wife had a triple negative diagnosis in 2008.
 Asked: 5/10/2017 Hello. My grandmother has a triple negative breast cancer tumor that did not shrink with chemotherapy (it grew/almost doubled).
 Asked: 5/9/2017 My daughter, 44, her+, triple +, finished chemo, having radiation now, what is the likelihood of developing brain cancer now, or liver, bone, lung, etc?
 Asked: 5/8/2017 Dx Stage 3 Nov 2013 -2 lumpectomies on Right breast...surgeon left positive margins after 2nd lumpectomy...said not to worry, a boost of radiation would resolve...
 Asked: 5/5/2017 DCIS was diagnosed 7 years ago and treated with mastectomy.
 Asked: 5/4/2017 DX Stage 2 TNBC May 3, 2016 completed aggressive ACT chemo Oct 2016, bilateral mastectomy Nov 2016 with reconstruction April 2017.
 Asked: 5/4/2017 Hello, My mother (78 years old) had spinal surgery last summer to remove a metastases originating from breast cancer.
 Asked: 5/3/2017 My mother in law has been diagnosed with stage 4 her 2 triple negative breast cancer.
 Asked: 5/2/2017 Hello. Diagnosed with idc tnbc with nodes.
 Asked: 5/2/2017 My wife, 58, spent 14 days in the hospital on morphine and oxycodone (to control the pain of a vertebral fracture) and lost 14 of her 104 pounds.
 Asked: 5/2/2017 my sister is 42 with stage 4 metastatic breast cancer, she has a collapsed left lung that is surrounded by a tumor, she has plural...
 Asked: 5/1/2017 My mother has been diagnosed with stage IV breast cancer last June that has spread to the bones.
 Asked: 5/1/2017 I''m currently on my second year of aromasin after stage IIa diagnosis treated with mastectomy and chemo (er+/pr+/her2-).
 Asked: 5/1/2017 LIfe expectancy for stage IV breast cancer metastasis to spine, liver, lungs, and all bones? .
 Asked: 5/1/2017 My mom was diagnosed with TNC stage 2 in Oct 2016.
 Asked: 5/1/2017 What are the statistics of breast cancer patients getting bone cancer mets? What is the usual treatment with bone cancer? What test is used to determine bone...
 Asked: 4/30/2017 I am curious about survival statistics for triple negative bone only mets, which seems to be a relatively unusual category.
 Asked: 4/26/2017 I had a friend that was 56 who was DX with stage 2 breast cancer with 1 positive lymph node in 9/2014.
 Asked: 4/25/2017 77 year old mother diagnosed this week with Stage IV, TN, IDC that has metastasized to her spine, lungs, liver, and lymph nodes across her chest.
 Asked: 4/23/2017 Good Day. I was diagnosed with stage 3, Triple negative, ductal carcinoma in Feb 2016, with tumor measuring 6.5cm in the right breast.
 Asked: 4/21/2017 My sister was diagnosed with invasive lobular breast cancer, stage IV, and was given Arimidex.
 Asked: 4/20/2017 My wife has Stage 4, HER2+ mets since Jan ''16.
 Asked: 4/19/2017 My wife has Stage 4, HER2+ mets since Jan ''16.
 Asked: 4/19/2017 Hi, my wife has ER+/PR+/HER- breast cancer that has metastasized to her sternum (most of it) and lungs.
 Asked: 4/17/2017 My Wife has been diagnosed w/ Metastatic Stage 4 ER +, HERS 2 Neg in right breast, right arm lymph-nodes, and at least 6 spots...
 Asked: 4/17/2017 My wife was diagnosed with TNBC (Triple Negative Breast Cancer) March 10, 2016.
 Asked: 4/17/2017 What percent of patients have a favourable response to TDM1 and how long does it last on average.
 Asked: 4/17/2017 Not satisfied with the idea that we settle in to hospice, my Stage IV wife who has had her chemo suspended because her liver function...
 Asked: 4/17/2017 I was diagnosed on 3/8/17 with Stage 3b basal ductal carcinoma.
 Asked: 4/17/2017 I have Stage Iv breast cancer recurrence to skin, bones and lungs.
 Asked: 4/14/2017 My mom was diagnosed with stage II breast cancer 2 years ago (PR+/ER+/HER2-), had a mastectomy and 4 cycles of TC and is taking exemestane.
 Asked: 4/14/2017 My mom was diagnosed with stage II BC 2 years ago (PR+/ER+/HER2-), had a mastectomy and 4 cycles of TC and is now taking exemestane.
 Asked: 4/14/2017 Hello my mother now 57 was diagnosed with stage4 breast cancer in March of 2016.
 Asked: 4/13/2017 Stage IV MBC, my wife has growths in her liver which are depressing liver function to the point where chemo has been suspended.
 Asked: 4/11/2017 My sister just informed me she was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer - invasive ductal carcinoma that has metasized into her lymph nodes, spinal...
 Asked: 4/9/2017 I am stage 4 met breast cancer.
 Asked: 4/6/2017 One of my best friends had stage 2 breast cancer in 2015 went through chemo and a double mastectomy.
 Asked: 4/3/2017 My mom ignored a lump in her breast for 9 years.
 Asked: 4/2/2017 Do you have any articles or data that details stress impact on cancer growth?
 Asked: 4/2/2017 My 50 yr old sister just diagnosed with Stage IV triple negative mets cancer with nodes on lungs and possibly liver.
 Asked: 4/2/2017 Is a new mold near a mastectomy incision (mastectomy was 4 months ago) a cause for concern? How about a very small (< 1...
 Asked: 3/30/2017 What is it like, the end stages of triple negative metastatic breast cancer after it has spread through the body.
 Asked: 3/30/2017 I was diagnosed with triple negative BC in March 2009 stage 1, had double mastectomy due to much BC in family.
 Asked: 3/29/2017 My mother (age 50) was recently diagnosed with stage 4 Breast Cancer with Metastasis to the Bone and the Lymph Nodes on the neck.
 Asked: 3/29/2017 My 79 y.o. mother was diagnosed with stage 2 triple negative breast cancer and had a lumpectomy in 8/2016.
 Asked: 3/27/2017 In April 2014 I was diagnosed with stage 2 ductal carcinoma with a 2.2 cm tumor that tested as Triple Negative.
 Asked: 3/26/2017 My sister is a 48 y.o.
 Asked: 3/25/2017 What are recent figures for prognosis for Triple Neg with mets to bones (sternum, rib), lung, and soft tissue or lymph nodes near collarbone? Are...
 Asked: 3/25/2017 My mum has lung recurrence.1)2002:Invasive ductal carcinoma,GRADEII,chemo:docetaxel 4 cycles,radiation,hormonotherapy 2)2014: Invasive ductal carcinoma NST,ER-,PR-,cerbB2-,ki67 55%, bilateral mastectomy, chemo:epirubicin 3 cycles,endoxan, paclitaxel 12 cycles 3)2016:3 tumors...
 Asked: 3/25/2017 What are the treatment options for newly diagnosed, invasive ductal carcinoma with a 1 cm mass on mammo (normal mammo 1 year earlier), and extensive...
 Asked: 3/25/2017 My wife was diagnosed Aug 31, 2016 with stage iv breast cancer having 2 lymph nodes and a small spot on T2 vertebrae.
 Asked: 3/23/2017 My mom, 75, was diagnosed with Stage 1 Triple Negative Breast Cancer in November 2015.
 Asked: 3/23/2017 Hi, I lost my mum to Metastatic Breast Cancer a month ago and am struggling to come to terms with it.
 Asked: 3/23/2017 Mother in Law was diagnosed 9 yrs ago with stage 4 Breast cancer.
 Asked: 3/22/2017 My 45 year old sister has just started intravenous chemo agin after 2 failed oral chemo cyles to combat breast cancer that has spread to...
 Asked: 3/21/2017 I am a 56 year old female diagnosed in July 2016 with Metastatic Breast Cancer that has spread to my bones.
 Asked: 3/21/2017 Original Question from 12/28/16, my 48 yo wife has stage 4 triple negative metastatic breast cancer, she has a tumor in her left lung, 2...
 Asked: 3/19/2017 Someone that I know have been diagnosed with stage three breast cancer.
 Asked: 3/16/2017 I would like to know the likely prognosis for someone who has recently had a recurrence of triple negative breast cancer that has caused a...
 Asked: 3/16/2017 I was diagnosed in Nov 16 (I am 57) with StageIV Breast Cancer mets to bones and spine.
 Asked: 3/16/2017 Is there anything that can be done for someone with abdominal swelling? Ascities? (Painwise) .
 Asked: 3/16/2017 My aunt started off with stage 1triple negative breast cancer and had a lumpectomy.
 Asked: 3/14/2017 Are there any treatment options for newly diagnosed, invasive ductal carcinoma with a 1 cm mass on mammo (normal mammo 1 year earlier), and extensive...
 Asked: 3/13/2017 My sister was Dx with breast cancer stage 3 in November 2015.
 Asked: 3/13/2017 How often should a chest x-ray be ordered for a luminal a, stage 1, grade 1, onco score of 8 be given? I am...
 Asked: 3/12/2017 Lillie, I''ve had an ache for several months in my left hip.
 Asked: 3/12/2017 My mother was diagnosed with mets last week.
 Asked: 3/7/2017 I have already asked a couple of questions but I have one more.
 Asked: 3/7/2017 My dear friend has stage 4 triple negative breast cancer with mets to bone (spine/neck), bone marrow in the spine, and lesions on her brain.
 Asked: 3/7/2017 Hello. I have tnbc and dealing with a reoccurence.
 Asked: 3/6/2017 Lillie, I wasn''t sure where to pose this question.
 Asked: 3/5/2017 Does the dropped of tumor marker ca15-3 in breast cancer metastasis reduces disease symptoms?
 Asked: 3/4/2017 I''m 38 years old. I had a mammogram done three years ago because my mother was diagnosed with breast cancer when she was 50.
 Asked: 3/4/2017 Good afternoon, Dx.
 Asked: 3/4/2017 Hi, My SIL was diagnosed with Triple Negative Breast Cancer in September 2014.
 Asked: 3/3/2017 My 70Yr old mother has just been diagnosed with inflammatory breast CA.
 Asked: 3/3/2017 Girlfriend diagnosed May 2016 with ER+ HER2- Stage four with nodules in both lungs.
 Asked: 3/3/2017 I had a lumpectomy in 2002. In 2008 I had a double mastectomy.
 Asked: 2/27/2017 My wife was diagnosed with triple negative metastatic breast cancer in Nov.
 Asked: 2/27/2017 Hi, I have a friend who was diagnosed 18 months ago with TNBC HER2 - ductal carcinoma.
 Asked: 2/25/2017 Hello. My dearest friend, 77 years old, was diagnosed with stage 4 ER+ 3 years ago in bones only.
 Asked: 2/21/2017 I have been stable with er+ pr+ her2- bone only metastatic breast cancer for 42 months.
 Asked: 2/21/2017 A 52 year-old woman who was diagnosed with stage 4 breast cancer in July 2016 refuses to get treatment.
 Asked: 2/21/2017 My friend was diagnosed on with stage IV breast cancer in July 2016 and to this day she has not started treatment of any kind.
 Asked: 2/21/2017 I had a biopsy that showed the lesions on my liver were breast cancer.
 Asked: 2/19/2017 Yesterday (my 37th birthday) I had a diagnostic mammogram and ultrasound for a small, hard lump on my right breast.
 Asked: 2/18/2017 In 2013 I had a massectomy then started abraxane, then went to herceptin and deunosumab,6 months ago had progression in the bones and went back...

© The Johns Hopkins University, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, and Johns Hopkins Health System, All rights reserved.