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 Asked: 12/17/2014 How often do stage2b.
 Asked: 12/17/2014 I had a spot show up on a pet scan as hot.
 Asked: 12/16/2014 my aunt has mets to her brain stage 4 TNBC.
 Asked: 12/15/2014 My S-I-L was dx with breast cancer recurrence in 09.
 Asked: 12/12/2014 my sister has breast cancer and has significant fluid in her lungs she has had the drained twice.
 Asked: 12/11/2014 Stage 4 Metastatic Triple Negative Breast Cancer in Lungs With inflammed heart lining & high white blood count.
 Asked: 12/10/2014 My sister recently found out she has stage 4 BC.
 Asked: 12/8/2014 Diagnoised with IBC Stage 3a ER+ a year ago.
 Asked: 12/8/2014 My mom - in her 80''s was diagnosed with four 2-4 millimeters in size lung nodules.
 Asked: 12/8/2014 Hi. My sister was treated for breast cancer 8 years ago.
 Asked: 12/8/2014 Recently diagnosed stage 4 BC, neck tumor and 2 small liver tumors, both spots ER+, HER2 negative.
 Asked: 12/7/2014 I have triple neg bc mets to heart and lungs.
 Asked: 12/5/2014 are there any immunotherapy trials for breast cancer or advanced breast cancer?
 Asked: 12/4/2014 I am hearing that radioembolization is a good treatment option for liver mets, and some people do fairly well with cyberknife, etc.
 Asked: 12/4/2014 My mother had stage 2B invasive BC about 15 years ago with node involvement, and got aggressive treatment.
 Asked: 12/4/2014 My neighbor has been living with met cancer to spine for almost 15 years.
 Asked: 12/1/2014 Is there anything for good pain relief and stress relief as palliative care for my mother? Thank you..
 Asked: 11/28/2014 I have mets to bones, lung & adrenal glands.
 Asked: 11/28/2014 My wife had a metastatic liver breast cancer from 2009 she has a her2 3 +she take more time chemoserapy also hersebtin and tykerb she...
 Asked: 11/24/2014 Are they any particularly promising trials that hold promise for ER/PR+ HER- patients underdoing the treatment I have had/am on? I do subscribe to...
 Asked: 11/24/2014 My mother is 84 .She was diagnosed stage 4.
 Asked: 11/23/2014 I am 22 years old.i was originally diagnosed with stage three breast cancer.i had a mastectomy of the left breast.i was recently told that i...
 Asked: 11/23/2014 My sister has Stage IV breast cancer(dx09) with bone mets throughout incl skull and uniformed mets in her liver.
 Asked: 11/20/2014 I am ask ? For a 36 years old was just do breast cancer pet scan bone scan show t1 n 1st rib mats stasis...
 Asked: 11/17/2014 What breast oncologist is more suited in treating metastic breast cancer?
 Asked: 11/17/2014 my mother diagnosed with breast cancer pt2n0m0 er/pr-,her2+ on 09/01/2014 underwent mrm surgery on 31/01/14,completed 8cycles of AC,10 herceptins,but unfortunately my mother had solitary brain...
 Asked: 11/17/2014 I was originally dx with stage 3b ilc 100% est and prog fed tumor 7.5 cm grade 1 and with 1 possible lymph node involved.
 Asked: 11/13/2014 My mom was recently diagnosed with stage 2 grade 3 breast cancer.
 Asked: 11/10/2014 does bone mets always have bone marrow involvement? .
 Asked: 11/10/2014 I a, 49 diagnosed at 45 with mbc to bones, and bone marrow.
 Asked: 11/10/2014 I am newly diagnosed with Stage IV multifocal RIGHT breast invasive ductal carcinoma, clinical stage IIb, T2N1, ER/PR + 95%, Her2 neg.
 Asked: 11/9/2014 My mother has stage 4 mastasized cancer to liver, spine and clavical area.
 Asked: 11/8/2014 My wife (Stage 2B, Grade 3) was diagnosed in February and had a bilateral mastectomy in March.
 Asked: 11/8/2014 I was diagnosed with metastatic. Breast csncer a year two years from my last chemo trearments.
 Asked: 11/7/2014 Hello. My 68 year-old mother has been diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer that has metastasized to her bladder.
 Asked: 11/7/2014 My sister was diagnosed eight years ago with breast cancer, had double mastectomny and it presented in her spine almost immediately and has spread throughout...
 Asked: 11/5/2014 What is the ten year survival rate for stage 3A , grade 1 lobular breast cancer.
 Asked: 11/3/2014 Hi, My Sister-in-Law (aged 57) was recently diagnosed with TNBC.
 Asked: 10/30/2014 My sister was diagnosed with Stage I Her2+ breast cancer last July.
 Asked: 10/30/2014 I heard only 2% of people at stage 4 get cure.
 Asked: 10/29/2014 I had a 2cm grade 2 tumour removed in October 2014.
 Asked: 10/29/2014 My sister had metastatic spinal cord compression with several dysfunctions with bowel, bladder and legs and has some inability to take deep breaths.
 Asked: 10/28/2014 My mother died at 73 from mbc.
 Asked: 10/23/2014 I had MRM and was diagnosed to have TNBC stage 3a September 2013.
 Asked: 10/22/2014 56 y/o white female first diagnosed with invasive lobular carcinoma stage 3 (31 nodes positive).
 Asked: 10/22/2014 My mother had bc about 16 years ago, stage iv, treated via chemo and mastectomy.
 Asked: 10/19/2014 Stg 4 lobular with mets to the bone.
 Asked: 10/16/2014 life expectancy for metastatic breast cancer stage 4 with mets to ribs and head.
 Asked: 10/16/2014 I am 56 patient from overseas with an 2 cm adenocarcinoma removed from one breast in 2011.
 Asked: 10/16/2014 My mom was diagnosed with TNBC in 2010, had MRM, 4 rounds of FEC & 4 rounds of Taxol & radiation.
 Asked: 10/16/2014 Should I have remained on Tamoxifen after my 5 yrs to prevent the breast cancer from metastasising.
 Asked: 10/16/2014 I have lung metastasis and my last CT scan showed paratrachael lymph node involvement.
 Asked: 10/15/2014 I have stage 1 ER PR Pos.
 Asked: 10/13/2014 I was first diagnosed with breast cancer 21 years ago at age 40.
 Asked: 10/13/2014 My wife has triple negative breast cancer tumors in her lungs now.
 Asked: 10/12/2014 I had a diagnostic mammogram and a ultrasound.
 Asked: 10/12/2014 My friend, 44 years old with two kids has recently been diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer (IDC of GR3, ER/PR positive, HER2 negative,small nodules in...
 Asked: 10/12/2014 my mother''s TNBC has spread to the liver and kidney and now they are saying she has ascites..really swollen her doctor will not drain fluid...
 Asked: 10/11/2014 My sister never had mammograms and consequently ended up with mets to her spine,large enough to cause spinal decopression.
 Asked: 10/10/2014 Is it considered "Critical" when the cancer spreads to the bone marrow?
 Asked: 10/8/2014 A relative has been diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer and has metastasis to the liver.
 Asked: 10/2/2014 My mom has HER 2+ breast cancer that has metastasised to brain & bones. Her CT scans are clear except for original spinal tumor.
 Asked: 10/1/2014 Hi My mom has TNBC stage 4. She had recurrence last year on liver,lungs and ribs.
 Asked: 9/28/2014 I have been off a chemo for a month that I was told would would thin my hair.
 Asked: 9/25/2014 my 78 year old mother was just diagnosed with Triple negative BC Stage 3A….Mammogram and Breast MRI are clean adinocarcinoma 5 axillary lymph...
 Asked: 9/25/2014 I failed on tamoxifen and letrazole with progression in my spine and possibly lungs.
 Asked: 9/22/2014 We are seeking help for a friend in Jamaica that has TNBC which has gone to her liver.
 Asked: 9/21/2014 Is it possible to change from ER-,PR-,HER2+ to triple negative bone mets only three months after chemo? If it is, will it be a sign...
 Asked: 9/21/2014 I am 73 yr. old ,had breast cancer 1998 lump removed Followed by chemo & radiation 5yr.
 Asked: 9/21/2014 What does it mean when a cancer patient is 77 years old and has been told has her2/neu..
 Asked: 9/16/2014 What is the best type of scan and conreast medium to visualize and track bone mets? I recntly read the review from EORTC.
 Asked: 9/15/2014 What is the recurrence % for stage 2 invasive lobular carcinoma triple negative breast cancer .
 Asked: 9/15/2014 My cancer spread to the lungs and lymph nodes.
 Asked: 9/14/2014 Does this work good for mets that went to the bone and liver i go on this wed.
 Asked: 9/12/2014 Is breast cancer that has spread to lymph nodes in the neck, directly above the supraclavicular chain considered stage 3 or stage 4 breast cancer/.
 Asked: 9/9/2014 I have been on faslodex since January 2011 for cancer to T10 and I''m doing very well.
 Asked: 9/9/2014 Have there been or are there now any studies conducted on the long-term effects of Faslodex (fulvestrant)? I have been on it as my sole...
 Asked: 9/8/2014 I was 43 years old, 2008 and diagnosed with ILC with 11 postive lymph nodes.
 Asked: 9/6/2014 One year ago I was diagnosed and treated for invasive breast cancer with negative sentenal node.
 Asked: 9/6/2014 1.Will Hopkins be participating in Pfizer clinical trial NCI02142868 combining palbociclib and femara? 2.
 Asked: 9/1/2014 Diagnised stage 3 had double masectomy,chemo,radiation,and just finished herceptin..
 Asked: 9/1/2014 I had lumpectomy for invasive ductal carcinoma in November 2012, Stage 1, Grade 3, chemo, 3 of 4, radiation.
 Asked: 8/29/2014 friend was recently diagnosed with three separate tumors in her left breast.
 Asked: 8/28/2014 A friend was diagnosed several months ago with stage 4 TNBC with mets in liver (small).
 Asked: 8/26/2014 I had TNBC in 2006 without lymph node involvement, free for 6 years then recurrence same breast and area, had mastectomy Feb/2013 with chemo.
 Asked: 8/25/2014 A dear friend was dx in February with bone mets 8 years after stage 1.
 Asked: 8/23/2014 My doctors say that I could have 10-15 good years-I had one spine met that completely went away with chemo treatment (see below that starts...
 Asked: 8/22/2014 My mom is 83 and 3 yrs post mastectomy/radiation for triple negative bc.
 Asked: 8/22/2014 A friend was diagnosed with TNC, 2.5CM, 5 lymph+ around Dec 2013.
 Asked: 8/21/2014 Trying to figure out the impossible - how much longer my 87 year old mother has to live.
 Asked: 8/19/2014 Hi there. Just hoping someone out there can give some light :) I am the eldest daughter of a mom with stage 4 breast cancer - it has metastasized to her bones and the brain over the past 4 years.
 Asked: 8/19/2014 What is the significance of fluid in the lungs in Stage 4 TNBC? My sister has had fluid drained twice in 8 days.
 Asked: 8/17/2014 My oncologist has me on taxol, herceptin and projeta and my lymphnodes are more swollen than when I started treatment.
 Asked: 8/17/2014 What percentage of stage 1 estrogen positive cancers metastasize? Thank you.
 Asked: 8/16/2014 Hi, 1 yr survivor R breast Ca stage IIA T1cN1micro.
 Asked: 8/14/2014 Extreme leg weakness. Has it anything to do with my stage 4 breast cancer or my chemo....Taxol? Am also on Hercepton.
 Asked: 8/14/2014 My recent PET scan showed 1cm nodule on the Hilar lymph node & lower right lung.

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