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 Asked: 4/26/2006 I am 58 yr old survivor of BC Diagnosed 1992.
 Asked: 4/25/2006 My mother is now 65 years old, diagnosed with stage IIIB breast cancer 5 years ago (ER positive, HER2/neu negative, 4 out of 8 lymph...
 Asked: 4/16/2006 My cancer has returned in the form of a lump above the collar bone, I knew through research that my cancer would come back, it''s...
 Asked: 4/16/2006 I am undergoing chemotherapy for inflammatory breast cancer, I am ER/PR-/HER2+++ and have suspected metastatic to T9, L4 which showed up on a bone scane...
 Asked: 4/15/2006 My mother is 75 and underwent a radical masectomy 10 years ago...she has regular mamograms and has been cancer free....until this past july we notices...
 Asked: 4/14/2006 i am 55 with breast and ovarian cancer.
 Asked: 4/14/2006 Ok my freind has a little drinking problem, she drinks everynight, not a lot but enough.
 Asked: 4/13/2006 my sister had two breast cancer surgeries.
 Asked: 4/13/2006 Further to my Question #2 4/12/2006. Thankyou for your response.
 Asked: 4/12/2006 I''m 36 year old, no family history of breast cancer, BRCA1 and BRCA2 negative.
 Asked: 4/12/2006 My Wife is aged 44 and was diagnosed with lobular carcinoma 4cm diameter in November 2004.This was removed by masectomy including axillary node removal with...
 Asked: 4/11/2006 My sister has breast cancer metastases to the spine and liver.
 Asked: 4/10/2006 My mom is 76 yr old, 222 lbs, generally in good health but has high blood pressure and high cholesterol for which she takes medication.
 Asked: 4/10/2006 I have just finished chemo for breast cancer and had 2 small mets in my lungs.
 Asked: 4/10/2006 Last week I had Liver Enzyme tests done and my AST was 42, with the upper end of normal being 45.
 Asked: 4/9/2006 My mother, age 76, has developed metastatic breast cancer in liver and bones after having recurrent breast cancer over the past 16 years.
 Asked: 4/8/2006 Had breast cancer and finished treatment two years ago.
 Asked: 4/7/2006 My mom has metstatic breast cancer. She had surgery to remove a large tumor close to the brain.
 Asked: 4/7/2006 I read in the answer to a previous question that much research is being done to prevent metastasis.
 Asked: 4/7/2006 I have bone mets from estrogen psotive breast cancer.
 Asked: 4/6/2006 I was dx with metastatic adinocarcinoma breast cancer in 8/04 at the age of 42.
 Asked: 4/6/2006 I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 02, lymp involvement, had lumpectomy and radiation.
 Asked: 4/6/2006 my wife is 32 years now. last year she went for a doctor regular check.
 Asked: 4/6/2006 My sister, age 40, was diagnosed 2 years ago with DCIS in 2004.
 Asked: 4/5/2006 I have a friend (44yrs.)that has had a double mastectomy for breast ca.
 Asked: 4/4/2006 I had a modified radical mastectomy in 10/04, 4 A/C, 12 Taxol, followed by 38 radiation treatments.
 Asked: 4/4/2006 I''m age 45, breastfed 3 kids, was dx 9/05 with left breast 1.8 cm no clear margins on 2nd attempt, ER+ PR+, Her(neg), 2+ nodes out of 17 removed.
 Asked: 4/4/2006 I was dx with Invasive Lobular Breast CA 2.5cm tumor.
 Asked: 4/4/2006 My mother has had a recurrence of breast cancer near the collarbone.
 Asked: 4/4/2006 Where in the skull/brain area does the tumor need to be for it to be considered "brain mets"?
 Asked: 4/3/2006 I posted a question mother has breast cancer that has spread to her brain or brain mets.
 Asked: 3/31/2006 Hello. Can you please describe the symptoms of brain mets? My sister is having an MRI done Monday for possible mets.
 Asked: 3/30/2006 Thank you so much for answering my question( #3, 3/30/06).
 Asked: 3/30/2006 Are there any drugs that are targeted soley for mets to the bones, brain, etc??? Do you believe that in the next few years there...
 Asked: 3/30/2006 I am trying to figure out my risk of recurrance or metastatic disease.
 Asked: 3/30/2006 My mom has bone mets. We recently discovered it has found its way to her skull.
 Asked: 3/29/2006 I was recently dx with bilateral IDC.
 Asked: 3/29/2006 My mom is 62 years old. She has met breast cancer spread to the bones.
 Asked: 3/29/2006 My mom has recently lost her 3yr battle with metastic breast cancer.
 Asked: 3/29/2006 Age 29, diagnosed as infiltrating ductal carcinoma metastatis to bone only .
 Asked: 3/29/2006 I understand that there are new clinical trials being conducted on new vaccines for women with mets.
 Asked: 3/29/2006 My mother is diagnosed for breast cancer stage 4, doctor asked us to get her bone scan done.
 Asked: 3/27/2006 I was diagnosed w/stage 4 metastatic breast cancer last April.
 Asked: 3/27/2006 Is weekly low dose chemo plus Herceptin as effective as the average or standard dose chemo (given in cycles of 3 or 4 weeks for...
 Asked: 3/26/2006 I have Metastatic breast cancer.It was found during a colonoscopy in July ''02.They never found it in my breast after many tests and I was...
 Asked: 3/25/2006 65 year old fewmale. Diagnosed with breast cancer in left breast in 1992.
 Asked: 3/25/2006 My mother was dignosed with breast cancer 19 years ago and about 11 months ago, she was dignosed with metasized breast cancer.
 Asked: 3/24/2006 My mother got metasized cancer 19 years after first being dignosed.
 Asked: 3/24/2006 My wife had a mastectomy and transflap reconstruction in 1991.
 Asked: 3/24/2006 OK I have a question. I was dx 4/05, stage 2, no lympnode involvement, ER/PR ++ and Her2neu++.
 Asked: 3/24/2006 hi there, what makes a person high-risk? I went for a check-up with my radiation onc and she said I was high-risk and that is...
 Asked: 3/23/2006 Hi, Thankyou for being there. In 2003 I had stage 1, grade 3, ER/PR neg/ Her2 Pos, no lymph node involvement, lumpectomy, 6 fec and 35 rad treatments.
 Asked: 3/23/2006 Hi. Initial diagnosis in July 2002 of invasive ductal breast cancer.
 Asked: 3/23/2006 My sister was diagnosied with stage IV breast cancer 3 weeks ago.
 Asked: 3/23/2006 I will be five years out this July.
 Asked: 3/23/2006 Hi - I have a question? Why do they use mice to try out all these treatments? I don''t think you can consider a mouse to be like a human being.
 Asked: 3/22/2006 I was diagnosed with Stage 2b infiltrating ductile carcimona in left breast.
 Asked: 3/22/2006 There was just news about a blood test that is very sensitive and can positively identify if microscopic cancer cells exist.
 Asked: 3/22/2006 I understand that there is a new drug called Avastin for women with advanced metastatic breast cancer.
 Asked: 3/20/2006 Why are we not seeing the same kind of advances in metastatic care as in early invasive care, it seems like the survival rates should...
 Asked: 3/20/2006 What are common syptoms for metastatic breast cancer? I was treated for stage III ILC last year, 7CM mass, mastectomy followed by 4 rounds AC,...
 Asked: 3/20/2006 I was diagnosed with 2.5 mm invasive lobular carcinoma-estrogen+, progesterone+, C-ERB-B2(-) in 2003.
 Asked: 3/20/2006 Hi.I have written in the past and am extremely appreciative with your timely responses and for taking the time to give us a little piece of mind.
 Asked: 3/20/2006 My Sister has a brain tumor, 4cm and 2 very small lumps in the lungs.
 Asked: 3/20/2006 I have already posted, but now I have more information.- My sister has breast cancer, comedocarcinoma, 3 nodes positives out of 25, with mets to...
 Asked: 3/20/2006 Diagnosed with IDC in 2002 at 40 yrs.
 Asked: 3/20/2006 My wife, age 45, was diagnosed with stage 3B lobular invasive in RB 3 years ago.
 Asked: 3/19/2006 My wife was diagnosed in Aug of 2005 with Stage 4 breast cancer.
 Asked: 3/19/2006 My 62 years old cousin has bilateral breast cancer stage iv ER positive.
 Asked: 3/18/2006 Could you please answer a questions for me? I was dx with bone mets a few months ago.
 Asked: 3/10/2006 My wife''s breast cancer has spread to the bone.
 Asked: 3/10/2006 My mother - 49 years old, is a cancer patient .
 Asked: 3/9/2006 What kind of exercise can I do to stay conditioned with bone mets to the spine? So far I have no fractures but the mets is in my sacrum up to my skull.
 Asked: 3/9/2006 My mother diagnosed with breast cancer January/05, mastectomy April/05, diagnosed liver mets and possible bone mets June/05 also HER2 positive.
 Asked: 3/9/2006 Hi..My mom is 53 yrs old and was diagnosed with Breast Cancer back in Dec 96''.
 Asked: 3/7/2006 I just finished treatment(CAF 6 rounds and 35 radiation treatments) on Feb 3rd of this year.
 Asked: 3/7/2006 In May 2004 I was diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma histolic grade 1/3(well developed tubules) nuclear grade 2/3(moderate variation in size and shape)
 Asked: 3/6/2006 Not knowing all the facts, Stage 4 IBC, with mets to Brain, Liver, Lungs and Bones.
 Asked: 3/6/2006 hi there, the answer to question #3 03/05/06 just upset and worried me.
 Asked: 3/5/2006 For the past month, I have had a droopy right eyelid.
 Asked: 3/5/2006 I have been taking zometa and faslodex for bone mets to the ribs for about 7 months, for several days after the infusion I feel...
 Asked: 3/5/2006 Is it true that the lymph nodes are an indication whether cancer has spread? If that is so, does it mean that when the lymph...
 Asked: 2/28/2006 A close friend of mine was recently diagnosed with Stage IV breast cancer, having spread to her liver and possibly elsewhere.
 Asked: 2/28/2006 Could you explain to me what right paratracheal lymph node that measures 13X10mm us seen? Kind of confused about that one.
 Asked: 2/28/2006 What tests show mets? Are the tests routine or do you have to ask for them specifically?
 Asked: 2/28/2006 Are tumors that are grade 3/3 and bloomberg 9/9 more like to metatastisize regardless of size and initial node involvement?
 Asked: 2/28/2006 2 years ago, at age 46 I had invasive Stage 2B right bc, surgery 11/03, 2.2cm, with necrosis, a lumpectomy, w/1 postivie node.
 Asked: 2/27/2006 My friend was diagnosed with breast cancer 5 years ago.
 Asked: 2/27/2006 Was disgnosed Feb. 99 w/infiltrating ductal carcinoma, Grade III, tumor was 2.5 cm., 16/16 positive nodes w/extranodal extension and lymphatic invasion, ER/PR-neg, Her-2 Neg.
 Asked: 2/27/2006 I too had stage 1 bc with micro sentinel node involvement.
 Asked: 2/25/2006 This past week I was at my oncologist to discuss chemo for my breast cancer lung mets.
 Asked: 2/25/2006 hi, I recently had another pet scan but because of some technical difficulties they didn''t start the test until approximately 2 hours after the injection
 Asked: 2/25/2006 first got breast cancer 4 years ago, that was sorted etc, now after finding nodules around scar i have had bone & CT scans and...
 Asked: 2/25/2006 I was shocked to read that a person that has been diagnosed with stage 1, node negative cancer, that had a double mastectomy would be...
 Asked: 2/24/2006 My wife has been MBC in the bone for the past 1.5 years.
 Asked: 2/24/2006 In Dec.2004, I was diagnosed with stage I breast cancer no node involvement.
 Asked: 2/23/2006 My mom is 56 and is living with stage IV mestastic breast cancer.
 Asked: 2/23/2006 Following a diagnoses of stage 2 ibc, 1 node +, chemo and mastectomy, I have had mid femur and hip pain for the last 6 months.
 Asked: 2/22/2006 I''ve had a mastectomy (4 months ago) due to lg.
 Asked: 2/22/2006 I was dignosed with breast cancer on dec.

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