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 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.
 Asked: 6/12/2017 Four years ago my mother was diagnosed with breast cancer that was found in her lymph nodes.
 Asked: 6/12/2017 My 38 year old sister was diagnosed with ER+, HER/PR- Stage IV metastatic cancer.
 Asked: 6/12/2017 I was diagnosed with HER+ stage 1 BC in Jun 2013, had lumpectomy and 4 rounds chemo and 34 radiation.
 Asked: 6/10/2017 Double mastectomy in 2008 Ned until 4/16 Dx with BC mets to L4 vertebrae ER+Her2- 6 weeks ago.
 Asked: 6/10/2017 Diagnosed with TNBC, right breast with lymph nodes, treated with double mastectomy removed lymph nodes, chemo, and radiation. Came back after six years, on the lung...
 Asked: 6/8/2017 Diagnosed with TNBC, right breast with lymph nodes, treated with double mastectomy removed lymph nodes, chemo, and radiation. Came back after six years, on the lung...
 Asked: 6/2/2017 I had a mastectomy with positive lymph mode dissection in 2005.
 Asked: 6/1/2017 I have tripe negative breast cancer with the PALB 2 gene what is my life expectancy ? .
 Asked: 6/1/2017 Just read that Olivia Newton-John has breast cancer recurrence after 25 years of NED.....this time it is stage 4 to bones.
 Asked: 6/1/2017 I was diagnosed with de novo stage 4 mbc in January 2016.
 Asked: 6/1/2017 many people got cancer back or became metastatic cancer even many years after surgery and other treatments, were the cancer cells already spread before the...
 Asked: 6/1/2017 My mother in law has Stage 4 metastatic triple neg breast cancer with multiple nodules in both lungs.
 Asked: 5/31/2017 First diagnosed w/bc in 1990, ER+. Lumpectomy and radiation.
 Asked: 5/30/2017 Hi. My sister 31 year ductal breast cancer( dx 2015) stage 1a, T1b N0 M0 her-, estrogen+, proges+.
 Asked: 5/30/2017 How common is ocular mets as a first presentation of metastatic breast cancer? Just wondering..
 Asked: 5/30/2017 My mother, 59, was diagnosed with stage IV IDC in January.
 Asked: 5/30/2017 I have a hypothetical question.
 Asked: 5/30/2017 Family member diagnosed with MBC spread to spine.
 Asked: 5/29/2017 Received Faslodex for 5 years / was recently switched to Letrozole and Ibrance. What are the options if/when this treatment fails? Read about Keytruda presently in...
 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.

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