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 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.
 Asked: 5/10/2016 Hello, wife has had mets for several years to bones, Small nodules in lungs have been found and a MRI of brain last week shows mets in the dura.
 Asked: 5/9/2016 Invasive Ductal Carsicoma - Metastasis to mediastinal nodes doubtful. Age: 70 Done with 6 cycles of TCH today. Had MRM surgery after 4th cycle Path report after surgery says...
 Asked: 5/8/2016 Follow up to original question: My original sentinal node biopsy was negative on two nodes removed.
 Asked: 5/6/2016 Hello, I was diagnosed with IDC Stage 1b, ER+/PR+/ HER2- multi-focal BC 8/18/2014.
 Asked: 5/5/2016 My 80 year old mother was just diagnosed with stage 4 hormone receptor breast cancerthat has matastized.
 Asked: 5/3/2016 Confirmation of Stage IV Dx Stage I in 2011.
 Asked: 5/1/2016 Wife has had bone mets for 9 years and been on all the hormonals, xeloda, Abraxane, Ibrance.
 Asked: 4/29/2016 My mother has ER+/PR+/HER2+ breast cancer, stage III, and has been taking Epirubicin/Endoxane, and is set to start Taxol/Herceptin.
 Asked: 4/27/2016 I have an 81 year old friend who has estrogen receptor positive breast cancer with significant metastasis to the liver and bones.
 Asked: 4/27/2016 Stage 4 triple negative lobular breast cancer with spread to colon after 3 types of chemo.
 Asked: 4/27/2016 I have just been diagnosed with lung, liver and bone mets secondaries from breast cancer.
 Asked: 4/26/2016 f/u from 4/23 - My partner had a recurrence of TNBC, four months after end of tx, in supraclavicular lymph nodes that has spread in her chest.
 Asked: 4/25/2016 I have been diagnosed with ER+, PR+ and HER2- breast cancer.
 Asked: 4/25/2016 I have been diagnosed with Stage IV breast cancer that has spread to my lymph nodes and bones.
 Asked: 4/24/2016 I was diagnosed in 2014 with stage 3 breast cancer.
 Asked: 4/24/2016 65 yr old dx with Metaplastic in Dec 2015.
 Asked: 4/24/2016 I was diagnosed with stage 111 breast cancer.
 Asked: 4/24/2016 I was diagnosed with stage 111 breast cancer.
 Asked: 4/24/2016 I was diagnosed with stage 111 breast cancer.
 Asked: 4/23/2016 My wife was dx with Stage 2b TNBC in Sept.
 Asked: 4/23/2016 Hello, My friend is 45 yr old, diagnosed with breast cancer 2007, disease free till 2014 when a solitary lung met was diagnosed ,had lobectomy,...
 Asked: 4/23/2016 Hello, my wife has significant bone Mets and mets to hilar lymph nodes.
 Asked: 4/22/2016 I have had numb chin syndrome since December.
 Asked: 4/21/2016 Thoughts on her recent scan results, please. My mom was diagnosed with her2 pos breast cancer about 18 months ago and had chemo, a double mastectomy...
 Asked: 4/20/2016 Stage IV Breast Cancer with CA 27.29 of 4179 and 3 weeks later CA 27.29 of 7574.
 Asked: 4/20/2016 Hoping someone can tell me if I should be concerned.
 Asked: 4/20/2016 My very dear friend was just informed that her cancer returned, she had breast cancer last January, she went through chemo, and was about to...
 Asked: 4/20/2016 My daughter was told she has stage 2 cancer in one breast, stage 3 in the other, and that her condition is "terminal." Does this...
 Asked: 4/19/2016 My daughter was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer last August a year after being diagnosed with breast cancer.
 Asked: 4/18/2016 Hi, my mother was dx with TNBC in November 2011.
 Asked: 4/18/2016 Hello, my mother has TNBC stage IV that has metastasized to her lungs, bones, liver, brain, lymph nodes, and recently her heart.
 Asked: 4/15/2016 Triple negative mets to lung, liver, back, and possibly neck.
 Asked: 4/15/2016 Hii...my mom was diagnosed with HER2 positive breast cancer with 12 lymph nodes positive.
 Asked: 4/15/2016 Hii...my mom was diagnosed with HER2 positive breast cancer.
 Asked: 4/14/2016 My wife is the lady dx on sept 18th of 2015 with stage 4.
 Asked: 4/14/2016 hi... referring to our conversation - www.hopkinsbreastcenter.org/services/ask_expert/viewquestions.asp?id=999834373 Following TCH Metastases to Mediastinal nodes doubtful. 4th Chemo on 22nd Feb MRM surgery on 17th March Axillary Drain removed today Got weekly herceptin on 11th April. 5th Chemo scheduled on 18th April.
 Asked: 4/13/2016 ok my wife was dx on sept.
 Asked: 4/13/2016 Tell me about platnin chemo for TNBC in lung, liver, and bones (small?).
 Asked: 4/11/2016 My sister has TNBC which has spread to lungs, brain and lymph nodes.
 Asked: 4/11/2016 55 yo dx with trip neg BC mets in Lung and Bone in Oct ''15.
 Asked: 4/11/2016 BC Mets in lung responding to treatment.
 Asked: 4/8/2016 how would we know if it killed the radiation killed the cancer cells or just stunned them the doctors arent gonna do another MRI until...
 Asked: 4/8/2016 Hi sir, my mother having breast cancer, three years ago but now it was again metastatized and it spread to brain, and again she treated...
 Asked: 4/7/2016 My question is when they say that the cancer is stable does this give more survival time and secondly what does radiation do does it...
 Asked: 4/5/2016 If breast cancer reaches 1 node and all others clear had auchillary clearance..can and how does cancer travel to blood system?
 Asked: 4/5/2016 hi again... I am the one whose father got surgery after 4th chemo and is now waiting for axillary drain to get out so that 5th chemo can be given. He also is suspected to have metastases in the mediastinal nodes. Now its already been 19 days since surgery and axillary drain is still putting out 100cc of fluid. His oncologist and surgeon have different opinions now. - Oncologist is suggesting that 5th chemo must be given this monday and axillary drain must be removed before this monday only.
 Asked: 4/5/2016 Hi my surgeon said you can get recurrence in bones around 10 years after 1st diagnosis..how does breast cancer spread to the bones?
 Asked: 4/4/2016 My mom was diagnosed in July 2014 with TNBC stage one.
 Asked: 4/4/2016 hi... if one is getting herceptin weekly and already had 4 chemo cycles...
 Asked: 4/2/2016 I wish I would have remembered all this with the 1st question! My DIL original tumor all positive.
 Asked: 4/2/2016 I have just sent a question regarding my Daughter in law and cisplatin/navelbine.
 Asked: 4/2/2016 Daughter in law has begun round 5 of cisplatin/navelbine.
 Asked: 4/2/2016 hi... referring to our conversation - www.hopkinsbreastcenter.org/services/ask_expert/viewquestions.asp?id=999834267 Today is the 16th day after MRM surgery and still axillary drain got 100cc fluid. Dad''s doctor continued his weekly herceptin 2mg/kg even after surgery.
 Asked: 3/31/2016 hi... referring to our conversation - www.hopkinsbreastcenter.org/services/ask_expert/viewquestions.asp?id=999833848 So my father finally had a surgery on 17th March.
 Asked: 3/30/2016 Hello, my mother in law was recently diagnosed with stage IV liver cancer, after fighting breast cancer and having a mastectomy five years ago.
 Asked: 3/29/2016 After breast cancer hit the brain and liver what is the long term prognosis just asking because in january my wife lost her appitite and...
 
 
 
 
 

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