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 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.
 Asked: 2/22/2006 Thank you for your response to my intial question! My mother thought they said it was LCIS but in fact they are now saying that it is DCIS.
 Asked: 2/22/2006 A friend of mine was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer, her2 positive, right breast, last Feb.
 Asked: 2/22/2006 Hello. 12 years ago, at the age of 50, my mother was diagnosed with breast cancer.
 Asked: 2/21/2006 I was diagnosed and treated for breast cancer in nov.
 Asked: 2/21/2006 can a sore thumb be a sign of bone mets? I have been on arimidex for 2 months and the sore thumb started after that.
 Asked: 2/21/2006 I am having Herceptin treatment and have numbness in my right hand and fingers I also am quite weak in the legs on waking and...
 Asked: 2/21/2006 My mother(75) was diag with stage 2 Breast cancer in 04.
 Asked: 2/21/2006 Thanks for much for your information.
 Asked: 2/21/2006 Hello, I have a few questions regarding reoccurance or mets.
 Asked: 2/20/2006 Thanks for all the information. It helps more than you know.
 Asked: 2/20/2006 I was told I have 3 small nodules in upper right lung.
 Asked: 2/20/2006 Please describe what a recurrence in the mastectomy scar would/could look like?
 Asked: 2/20/2006 I had undergone chemotherapy and after a checkup done I found out that it is metastastic and has spread to my lungs.
 Asked: 2/20/2006 My 32 y/o wife has recently had a reoccurence of Stage IV Breast Cancer (this CA is probably hereditary as she only has one female...
 Asked: 2/19/2006 I was diagnosed with Insitu Ductal Carcinoma in 2000, underwent mastectomy followed by 25 bouts of radiation,I was told I did not need any chemotherapy...
 Asked: 2/19/2006 My sister-in-law, a public health nurse, has developed carcimatous meningitis recently, and is told there is no hope by the oncologists at Sloan Kettering, altough...
 Asked: 2/19/2006 My mom underwent Chemotherapy in Jan 05 and on a check up in Jan ''06 the x-ray report showed the case of metastatic.
 Asked: 2/19/2006 In 1990, I was diagnosed with breast cancer--4cm lump, 13 of 20 positive nodes.
 Asked: 2/17/2006 My cancer spread to T9 & L3 9/05.
 Asked: 2/17/2006 I was diagnosed 7/05, 2.1 cent. tumor, er/pr, her-, sentinel node biopsy negative for cancer, clean margins.
 Asked: 2/16/2006 my wife age 37 has metastatic breast cancer to her bones and a couple of tiny spots on her lungs as of october 2005.recently she...
 Asked: 2/16/2006 I wrote last month (#83) about my mom who has stage IV breast cancer...over the past 3 years she has gone thru spinal surgery, masectomy,...
 Asked: 2/16/2006 My mother is 40 years old and does not smoke.
 Asked: 2/15/2006 Is bone loss a symptom of bone mets?
 Asked: 2/15/2006 My friend has breast metastis to the liver and no where else.She had chemo embalization directly to one lobe of the liver but unfortantly the...
 Asked: 2/15/2006 I was diagnosed w/Stage 1 (multiple tiny tumors, the largest 4mm) in Dec.
 Asked: 2/15/2006 I have an aunt who was diagnosed with breast cancer in Dec 2005.
 Asked: 2/14/2006 Pt. age 48, ER/PR-, HER2- at initial diagnosis in 1999.
 Asked: 2/14/2006 My mother is 53 and has metastatic breast cancer which has spread all over her body, according to the bone scan it is in almost...
 Asked: 2/14/2006 After 6 rounds of chemo the tumors on my Aunt''s liver have either shrunk or the smaller ones have disappeared- howevver, there is a "spot"...
 Asked: 2/14/2006 Well...the pet scan fortunately showed there was NO cancer! Thank God.
 Asked: 2/14/2006 My sister had was diagnosed with a 5cm lump in one breast.
 Asked: 2/13/2006 I have a friend who is in her late 50''s and is diagnosed with breast cancer.
 Asked: 2/13/2006 I ask a question on 2/11 about hypodensities of 9mm and 4mm seen on CT scan.
 Asked: 2/13/2006 12 months ago I was diagnosed with IDC, 2cm, E+P+ Her-, 1 node involved, dense lymphatic invasion.Chose to have a mastectomy, underwent 6 rounds FEC,and...
 Asked: 2/12/2006 I was diagnosed with extensive DCIS in my left breast (age 44) in 1998 and then a recurrance in a lymph node on 2000.
 Asked: 2/12/2006 My wife is 40 yrs old and was dx in ''05 with a grade 3 IDC, triple negative.
 Asked: 2/9/2006 I wrote you earlier (1/05) but this is something else, and certain tests might answer some mysteries (one of them from then).
 Asked: 2/8/2006 I originally asked #24. My PET scan came back with no uptake on my liver (CT scan showed 9mm lesion).
 Asked: 2/8/2006 I have Stage IV breast cancer with one spot of metastasis to my spine determined by a PET scan.
 Asked: 2/8/2006 My cousin''s arm recently broke after a simple knock ~ a tumor in the bone was the cause.
 Asked: 2/7/2006 Hi. I wrote in on 2/6/06.
 Asked: 2/6/2006 Hi. I have a girlfriend that I work with who has breast cancer.
 Asked: 2/6/2006 I was dx stage 1 in 12/04 after a breast reduction.
 Asked: 2/6/2006 My mother had/ breast cancer 10 years ago soon after a hysterectomy.
 Asked: 2/5/2006 I have stage 2 idc, 1 positive node, had chemo and mastectomy.
 Asked: 2/4/2006 I''m 58, post menopausal, diagnosed 12/02/05 with right breast IDC, 1.1 cm, Grade I, Stage 1, slowing growing variety 5% mitotic activity, SNB 0/2, ER/PR...
 Asked: 2/4/2006 My mother was recently taken off of Tamoxifen and has begun taking Ferama.
 Asked: 2/4/2006 My mother in law had breast cancer in 2000/ she went through chemo and radiaton,was in remission and feeling great until last May she had...
 Asked: 2/4/2006 For my cousin with Stage Four breast cancer with mets in the bone (spine), determined to be estrogen based cancer, not a candidate for Herceptin,...
 Asked: 2/4/2006 Nearly 10 years ago I had bi-lateral mastectomies for DCIS (non-invasive, stage 0) with no chemo or radiation.
 Asked: 2/4/2006 I just had a recent bone scan and the results indicated "low probability for metastatic disease".
 Asked: 2/4/2006 Why is it said that metastatic breast cancer in incurable, some women do survive it, are they a ticking time bomb or has their body...
 Asked: 2/2/2006 Thank you for all the information. It helps with the understanding of the things not generally spoke of with the Onc.
 Asked: 2/2/2006 I was diagnosed in Oct of this yr.
 Asked: 2/2/2006 I presented a question today 1/31/05 question #2 and I must appologize for my typing skills leading to misinformation.
 Asked: 2/1/2006 My mom was treated for breast cancer 2 years ago and has recently finished her second round of whole brain radiation for brain mets (she...
 Asked: 2/1/2006 Hi, I am a 45 year old woman had bc in 2000, invasive ductal with 2 positive lymph nodes one of them sentinal node er+.
 Asked: 1/31/2006 2 1/2 years ago My Mother in-law had breast cancer, she went throught eh chemo and all seemed fine, but this past summer she had...
 Asked: 1/29/2006 My mother was diagnosed with Stage III breast cancer at 70yrs of age(2000).
 Asked: 1/29/2006 I have a metastatic breast cancer tumor in the right sacrum.
 Asked: 1/29/2006 I was diagnosed with "extensive, invasive ductal carcinoma" of the left breast in Jan 2000.
 Asked: 1/29/2006 This is a follow-up on the question I asked 10 days ago.
 
 
 
 
 

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