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 Asked: 8/25/2016 I was diagnosed with IDC two years ago.
 Asked: 8/25/2016 what has been the experience of metastatic tnbc patients at johns hopkins to keytruda, both in terms of effectiveness and in terms of side effects? Thanks
 Asked: 8/23/2016 My mom now has stage 4 breast cancer that has spread to her liver.
 Asked: 8/19/2016 Have widespread bone mets. On Ibrance, femara & xgeva.
 Asked: 8/19/2016 You replied to my message yesterday about having surgery to remove a spot on my lung a year ago, triple negative.
 Asked: 8/18/2016 45 years old, Invasive Ductile Carcinoma, HER2 positive, metastasis to liver, presumable tumor pushing on bile duct (will have laparoscopic procedure tomorrow to verify whether...
 Asked: 8/18/2016 Hello again I wrote a question about my mother a few days ago and had a follow up question.
 Asked: 8/18/2016 About 16 months went by between my double mastectomy and my recurrence, triple negative both times.
 Asked: 8/17/2016 Thanks as always...see NIH studies report about monoclonal antibodies and slow healing skin issues. Regards as always.. Can you delete my name from the body of...
 Asked: 8/17/2016 Hi Lillie, NED ( twice and currently) Breast Cancer Mets .. .
 Asked: 8/16/2016 I was diagnosed with Stage 1 Grade 3 IDC ER+ PR- HER2- on 4/25, had a bone scan on 5/3 that was all clear, and...
 Asked: 8/15/2016 My aunt has triple neg BC metastatic to lung and is in hospice at home.
 Asked: 8/15/2016 My wife. Age 33.
 Asked: 8/13/2016 Hello, my mom was diagnosed November 2015 with stage 4 breast cancer, this was her initial diagnosis, it was intianlly discovered only in her bones...
 Asked: 8/11/2016 Hi! I''m very grateful you take your time to answer our doubts.
 Asked: 8/7/2016 I was diagnosed with tnbc in May 2009.
 Asked: 8/5/2016 Wife diagnosed with stage 2 b TNBC 2 years ago.
 Asked: 8/5/2016 I am 41 and finished active treatment - surgery, chemo, rads - for stage 2b, grade 2, 1/3 nodes, er+ IDC.
 Asked: 8/5/2016 My Mom was recently diagnosed with stage for metastic breast cancer that has spread to her bones, liver, lungs, abdomen and brain.
 Asked: 8/5/2016 What is the prognosis: TNBC w marked progression of metastatic disease.
 Asked: 8/5/2016 My mother was diagnosed with breast cancer June 6th.
 Asked: 8/5/2016 My dear wife had tnbc 7 years ago.
 Asked: 8/4/2016 Met BC (nodes, bone, liver) stable since initial treatment (chemo, surgery, rad) on Arimidex.
 Asked: 8/3/2016 I was diagnosed de novo metastatic to bone in March.
 Asked: 8/2/2016 Mother diagnosed in 2009 age 45 with triple negative brca negative breast cancer.
 Asked: 8/2/2016 I am breast mets, liver, diagnosed 6 months ago and completed chemo.
 Asked: 8/2/2016 I have learned that Hypothermia for breast mets, liver, is good and only practiced in Germany, Mexico.
 Asked: 8/2/2016 My mother in law has secondary stage 4 breast cancer that has spread to a tumor in her pelvis, spot on kidney, several on liver,...
 Asked: 8/1/2016 My wife has TNBC, dx in 2013, multiple mets on mediastinal, supraclavicular, tracheal nodes, single lesion on liver and in lung found this March.
 Asked: 7/31/2016 I''m four years on from a Stage 1 diagnosis of HER2+ breast cancer.
 Asked: 7/31/2016 Thank you for answering my question from 7/29, re: small spot on liver.
 Asked: 7/31/2016 Do the BRCA gene mutations have anything to do with breast cancer recurring or the speed and aggressiveness in which it does?
 Asked: 7/31/2016 Hello, I have stage 4 BC with extensive mets to bones and lungs, dura..
 Asked: 7/29/2016 I was diagnosed with bilateral breast cancer (am BRCA2 positive) 8 years ago.
 Asked: 7/29/2016 Hi, My friends wife was just diagnosed with lobular cancer in both breasts.
 Asked: 7/29/2016 Hi, My friends wife was just diagnosed with lobular cancer in both breasts.
 Asked: 7/28/2016 hi... got 6 chemo cycles, MRM surgery after 4th one.
 Asked: 7/27/2016 Hello I have Infiltrating ductal carcinoma, stage 1a, negative for genetic test.
 Asked: 7/27/2016 Would it be reasonable to suspect possible metastasis to femur based on symptoms of intermittent pain in the area over the last 2 months? I...
 Asked: 7/26/2016 On 75mg Ibrance & Femara since 5-3.
 Asked: 7/26/2016 My wife initially diagnosed with Breast Cancer (Her2+) 2006, treated with radiation (lymph node), lumpectomy and chemo.
 Asked: 7/25/2016 Original breast cancer in 1988 since then bone mets in dstal femur 4x.
 Asked: 7/25/2016 Diagnosed back in 2009 with stage 4 breast cancer (lungs, liver), my friend was 40 at the time and given 6 months to live.
 Asked: 7/22/2016 55 yo dx with trip neg BC mets in Lung and Bone in Oct ''15.
 Asked: 7/19/2016 This is a long shot for answers but I was diagnosed at 35 in 2008 with metastatic breast cancer with bone mets to spine clavicle and sternum.
 Asked: 7/18/2016 Based on answer to 3544 do you recommend additional biopsies? I don''t know how many mets C5 was the worst but they go down into...
 Asked: 7/17/2016 I had stage 3A lobular a little over 1 1/2 years ago.It was ER/PR+, HER2 neg.
 Asked: 7/14/2016 After living with metastatic breast cancer for the past 10 years, I have made the decision, with support from my oncologist, to stop all treatments.
 Asked: 7/12/2016 I haven''t been diagnosed with metastatic disease, but am extremely worried.
 Asked: 7/11/2016 My wife was treated for breast cancer approx.
 Asked: 7/8/2016 my mom who is 69 years old diagnosed with TNBC in may 2015, 2 cycles of chemo ( taxotere), right breast radical mastectomy followed by...
 Asked: 7/6/2016 If I refuse radiation and hormone therapy for my Est pos stage 2 lymph node clear and lumpectomy margin clear, should I have a bil...
 Asked: 7/5/2016 I am 46, Dx with stage 2b June 2013 had extensive LVI, 1x micromet in axilla node all other nodes clear on clearance, had TAC...
 Asked: 7/5/2016 My mother, now age 81, was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer to bone, osteolytic and osteoblastic lesions, by pelvic bone biopsy and bone scan while...
 Asked: 7/3/2016 My wife is a almost 3 years since being dianosed Her 2 + she is on heceptin and denusomab.The past few months she has become...
 Asked: 7/3/2016 My 77 year old Mom is an 11 year survivor of TNBC.
 Asked: 7/1/2016 I don''t have a question just a comment.
 Asked: 6/30/2016 Hello, Wife is Stage IV with extensive mets to bones, skull, dura and nodules in lungs.
 Asked: 6/28/2016 I was treated for stage 3 lobular with neoadjvant chemo, mastectomy , radiation and letrozole.
 Asked: 6/28/2016 With lung mets, if you begin to have breathing issues should you just rely on your oncologist to make the calls or should a pulmonologist...
 Asked: 6/24/2016 My 78 year old mom diagnosed May 2015 TNBC.
 Asked: 6/24/2016 I was diagnosed with Stage 1 ER+ BC 3.5 years ago 5mm no node involvement double mastectomy and CMF chemo.
 Asked: 6/23/2016 Diagnosed with mets to bone, liver and lungs in June 2015.
 Asked: 6/23/2016 When a patient has developed hormone refractory breast cancer, what happens next in terms of treatment? I believe my mom is in this circumstance although...
 Asked: 6/23/2016 Hi,I was dx''d w/ TNBC 1/2014 & had a bi-lateral mastectomy, nodes were clear.
 Asked: 6/23/2016 Is it true that Grade 3 breast cancers will inevitably become Stage 4? Someone said this to me and I was horrified.
 Asked: 6/23/2016 This is the guy whose wife has brain mets liver spine and bone mets.Her doctor has said that if she is here in 6months that...
 Asked: 6/23/2016 What % of tnbc mets.
 Asked: 6/20/2016 i was diagnosed with tnbc 12/31/2014, finished chemo May, 2015.i was given the all clear.
 Asked: 6/20/2016 Stage IV IDC HER+ with mets to lung, one 3 cm nodular in right lower lobe.
 Asked: 6/18/2016 My wife has had a metastatic occurrence of breast cancer, ER/PR positive, in her liver.
 Asked: 6/18/2016 Typically, how long does it take Ibrance to work? I have been Ibrance & Femara since 5-3 & feeling better than with any other...
 Asked: 6/11/2016 I was diagnosed with stage 1 breast cancer 14 years ago.
 Asked: 6/11/2016 Hello I was diagnosed with Stage 2 breast cancer in 2014 with radiation and now on arimidex.
 Asked: 6/11/2016 I have Stage IV TNBC. Mets to sternum/coctochondrial and one abdominal node (1cm).
 Asked: 6/9/2016 Thank you for your answer to my earlier question to tell you a little more when she was dx she already had cancer in her...
 Asked: 6/9/2016 Hi..why is it that triple neg breast cancer recurrence is usually in the 1st 2 year''s.
 Asked: 6/7/2016 this is the guy whose 44yr old wife was dx with stage four inflammatory breast cancer in sept of last year in jan she had...
 Asked: 6/6/2016 My wife was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer and had a double mastectomy in May of 2015.
 Asked: 6/1/2016 Hi again..is it true a Grade 3 tumor in breast is more likely lead to distant reoccurrance?if so why when the tumor has been removed...
 Asked: 5/29/2016 Are treated bone mets that have been radiated and had chemo and are still sclerotic but stable after 3 years --still considered cancer?
 Asked: 5/29/2016 Hello again my wife was dx in sept of last year stage 4 with mets to bones liver and brain she had radiation and chemo...
 Asked: 5/25/2016 Thank you for answering my previous questions.
 Asked: 5/25/2016 Hi,i dignosed tnbc stage4,44yr.old,started with2tumors,1in leftbreast,1in lft.axilla.tumor in breast5+cm.Started A.C.T chemos in4-2015.after 8 infusions tumors grew,was sent for double mastectomy,necrotic tissue in breast,sent to hbo...
 Asked: 5/25/2016 My cousin was diagnosed with stage IV DC breast cancer, she had a 9cm grade 3 tumor, 24/24 nodes positive.
 Asked: 5/25/2016 I have mets to my lungs, liver, and bones.
 Asked: 5/18/2016 Thankyou..am I less likely to have distant reoccurrance because I only had 1 node with cancer? Thankyou ..
 Asked: 5/17/2016 My doctor diagnosed my Cancer per the biopsy and PT scan as left breast metastatic carsonoma stage 4 because the PT scan Impression states "there...
 Asked: 5/17/2016 What does Distant Metastasis mean?
 Asked: 5/17/2016 This is the results of my PT scan: There is abnormal malignant type FDG accumulation within the left breast within more than one dominant...
 Asked: 5/17/2016 hi.. sorry for the repeated questions and thanks for replying all of them... Just to conclude - Doubtful metastases to mediastinal nodes. Age: 70 Done with 6 cycles of TCH.
 Asked: 5/16/2016 Hi there, In April 2014 my Mum was diagnosed with Triple Negative Breast cancer (7.5 cm diameter) which had spread to her under arm lymph node.
 Asked: 5/16/2016 Diagnosed with IDC Breast reccurence just last week.
 Asked: 5/16/2016 HI.is it more likely for breast cancer to spread in the effected breast with Lumpsectomy.chemo/rads/Arimidex.
 Asked: 5/16/2016 hi...
 Asked: 5/16/2016 Thank you for your answer of 3/29.
 Asked: 5/15/2016 Newly diagnosed left breast cancer with axillary nodal metastases.
 Asked: 5/15/2016 i recently suffered from severe potassium drop and was hospitalized Could this be a sign that my b c has returned ? ...
 Asked: 5/15/2016 Referring to our conversation - www.hopkinsbreastcenter.org/services/ask_expert/viewquestions.asp?id=999835028 Sorry, I forgot to mention that pathology report after surgery says that "Resection plane is free of tumor" Does this mean that...
 Asked: 5/11/2016 birad of 4 cyst with a nodule on outside of it calcium deposits also 64 yrs old whats is this i have to have a biopsy im very scared.
 
 
 
 
 

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