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 Asked: 3/5/2015 I am 44 years old and have one more chemo to go.
 Asked: 3/3/2015 I am considering chemo as recommended, followed by radiation.
 Asked: 3/3/2015 I had a mastectomy on January 30 for Invasive ductal cell carcinoma (left breast).
 Asked: 3/3/2015 Thank you for being here for us answering so many questions each of us has.
 Asked: 2/27/2015 I had a lumpectomy at Johns Hopkins for DCIS in my left breast (located at 6 o''clock) in January and am to start 4 weeks...
 Asked: 2/26/2015 I had a lumpectomy for low grade dcis had to have it done twice as they didn''t get it all first time.
 Asked: 2/26/2015 I had a lumpectomy for low grade dcis had to have it done twice as they didn''t get it all first time.
 Asked: 2/21/2015 I was diagnosed with stage 1 invasive lobular carcinoma of rt.
 Asked: 2/19/2015 I am 54, diagnosed with ILC with biopsy 11/20/14- 8mm grade 2, ER/PR+ Her2- margins clear, but not wide enough.
 Asked: 2/17/2015 I was diagnosed with triple negative IDC in August 2014.
 Asked: 2/16/2015 I am a 66 yr old diagnosed with DCIS grade3 and clear margins @ 6 cm & two surgeries.
 Asked: 2/16/2015 My mother had a full right mastectomy for Invasive Lobular Carcinoma.
 Asked: 2/15/2015 Thank you for this wonderful resource! 56y/o Diagnosed w DCIS with 2mm invasive.
 Asked: 2/15/2015 48 yrs old. IDC 1.3cm grade 2, ER/PR+ HER2-.
 Asked: 2/14/2015 I am a 69-yar-old woman with i-cm invasive breast cancer, stage 1.
 Asked: 2/11/2015 What should I use to protect my clothing since I''m not supposed to use deodorant or anti-perspirant while undergoing radiation treatments? None of the...
 Asked: 2/9/2015 I had a double mastectomy for left breast cancer with reconstruction with silicone implants and removal of five lymph nodes.
 Asked: 2/9/2015 forgot some info daughter had full mastectomy,with inplants at time of surgery,is her2 positive,er positive,had 2.5cm tumor on left breast,clear margins,5 lymph nodes removed one...
 Asked: 2/8/2015 Do you recommend hypofractionated radiation therapy for grade 3 tumors? Do you use a boost with hypofractionated radiation? I can''t find clear data...
 Asked: 2/8/2015 my daughter is her2 posiive,er positive had a 2.5cm tumor in left breast clear margins had it in one lymph node it was intact did...
 Asked: 2/8/2015 Will the lumpectomy followed by radiation be a reasonable option for my small IDC since I have had 11 CT scans following lung...
 Asked: 2/8/2015 I had a double mastectomy for left breast cancer with reconstruction with silicone implants and removal of five lymph nodes.
 Asked: 2/7/2015 I am an active, energetic 60-year-old who''s just been diagnosed with papillary ductal carcinoma in situ, grade 0 (with associated microcalcifications and without associated necrosis)
 Asked: 2/7/2015 my daughter had a mastectomy for idc,went to 1 lymph node,is her2 positive,has gone thru chemo now suggesting radiation,they say she is in the grey...
 Asked:  My radiation oncologist recommends either standard course with boost or hypofractionated with boost for my stage 1 grade 3 (no chemo).
 Asked: 2/4/2015 What would be considered a high amount of cancer in a lymph node? And if 16 tested negative but there was extracapsular invasion to...
 Asked: 2/4/2015 Had lumpectomy, 3cm tumor, clear margins, her2 neg, er/pr pos, onco score 5.
 Asked: 2/4/2015 Is radiation necessary when you have a mastectomy? Pathology states IDC, Stage 2a -11mm tumor, grade 3, clean margins..10mm.
 Asked: 2/1/2015 What would the reasons be that you would do radiation on arm pit, with 23 nodes out 1 positive, just want to no if I do need it! Thanx..
 Asked: 2/1/2015 Would hopkins breast centre do radiation on my armpit with lumpectomy,,23 nodes taken with 1 positive? Thanx..
 Asked: 2/1/2015 how soon should surgery and radiation be given for stage 1 invasive ductal breast cancer, receptor positive, her2 negative, clear margins, no lymph nodes involved
 Asked: 2/1/2015 Hi, I had lumpectomy, 23 nodes out,, 1 positive,, I.
 Asked: 1/28/2015 Thanks so much for your response to my concern about potential damage to my rib from upcoming radiation treatments.
 Asked: 1/28/2015 I will be starting radiation in 5 weeks, following lumpectomy for DCIS 2 weeks ago (clean margins, no invasive).
 Asked: 1/26/2015 if one needs to try a different anti-hormonal, how much of a break is needed befor starting new drug.
 Asked: 1/24/2015 Hi quick question my cancer has recurred locally.
 Asked: 1/24/2015 I am considering radiation following a lumpectomy rather than a nipple sparing mastectomy.
 Asked: 1/23/2015 I had a lumpectomy for small lesion of DCIS 12/18/14.
 Asked: 1/23/2015 Hi I have experienced a local recurrence. This is my second recurrence in 5 yrs. My first was treated with Rads Lumpectomy Hormonal therapy.
 Asked: 1/22/2015 Hi I have experienced a local recurrence. This is my second recurrence in 5 yrs. My first was treated with Rads Lumpectomy Hormonal therapy.
 Asked: 1/22/2015 I am having trouble healing from a lumpectomy.
 Asked: 1/21/2015 About to do radiation for non-invasive, high grade, DCIS of 1.4cm.
 Asked: 1/18/2015 Hi. I had IDC, .8 cm, Stage 1 Grade 2.
 Asked: 1/15/2015 I will be having a lumpectomy for Stage 1 Grade 2 IDC followed by radiation and hormone therapy.
 Asked: 1/15/2015 I am 72 years old, had a lumpectomy and sentinel node biopsy 11/26/14.
 Asked: 1/14/2015 No Question this time,, I just want to Thankyou!!! But I''ll be back I''m sure!! Love from Australia.
 Asked: 1/13/2015 I had grade 3 stage 211 tumor 1.7cm in left breast, had lumpsectomy, clear margins, 1 node involvment, had a further 20 taken all clear,,...
 Asked: 1/12/2015 I had IBC (inflamatory breast cancer -poorly differentiated ductual carcinoma of the left breast.
 Asked: 1/12/2015 I had a lumpectomy to remove 6 mm infiltrative ductal cancer November 18.
 Asked: 1/10/2015 70 yrs old, had lumpectomy last week, under 4mm, clear margins - lymph nodes clear, estrogen positive.
 Asked: 1/8/2015 I just finished radiation treatments 10 days ago for IDC, stage 1, ER & PR strongly pos, HER2 Neg, no node involvement.
 Asked: 1/7/2015 Thank you for your fast response. The ache is in my collar bones and down my neck and spine.
 Asked: 1/6/2015 My last radiation treatment for breast cancer was Dec 19,2014.
 Asked: 1/6/2015 I have a stage one tumor attached to my chest wall.
 Asked: 1/5/2015 I have had 6 rounds of chemo, a lumpectomy and 26 lymphnodes removed.
 Asked: 1/5/2015 In June 2014, my wife was diagnosed with IDC and mammogram showing a 2.2cm tumor in left breast.
 Asked: 1/4/2015 I am 35 years old and was diagnosed with IDC back in May.
 Asked: 1/4/2015 I had to postpone my radiation therapy 6 months after I had surgery due to some serious family problems.Will it still be effective ? I...
 Asked: 1/2/2015 My 58 yr old mother has stage 4 TNBC (tiny mets in lungs).
 Asked: 12/31/2014 Are permanent tatoos absolutely necessary during radiation for breast cancer? I am 50 years old with invasive ducatal cancer, stage 1, no lymph node...
 Asked: 12/21/2014 Due to a 2mm Invasive lobular carcinoma, bilateral mastectomy was done.
 Asked: 12/19/2014 I had a nipple discharge and a palpable mass on my left breast that 3d mammogram failed to see.
 Asked: 12/17/2014 How long can I wait between chemo and radiation? I have had a dbl mastectomy (8/5/2014), stage 2A with 1 of 3 nodes positive.
 Asked: 12/17/2014 After my breast biopsy, they found a 2mm cancer cel on my left breast.
 Asked: 12/16/2014 Hi. I have a question about the proposed sequencing of my treatment: chemo first, reconstruction/oopherectomy, then radiation.
 Asked: 12/14/2014 I have been diagnosed with a high grade stage 0 DCIS.
 Asked: 12/14/2014 Sorry also, they say radiation can cause other cancers in the future can you please explain what this means, thanx .
 Asked: 12/14/2014 Hi, I''m going to have radiation on my left breast, I had a lumpsectomy, my lump was lower breast just under near ribs, lump actually...
 Asked: 12/14/2014 Hi, I''m going to have radiation on my left breast, I had a lumpectomy, my lump was lower breast just under near ribs, lump actually...
 Asked: 12/12/2014 I had surgery 16 weeks ago and had a family issue and could not do radiation, Now I hear that it must be started within...
 Asked: 12/11/2014 54 year old dx on 10/31/14 with Left breast Invasive Lobular Ca.
 Asked: 12/6/2014 Can someone who has he mi pares is on same side where breast cancer was found still get radiation? My sister can hardly move or...
 Asked: 12/6/2014 Lumpectomy with radiation or mastectomy? Which would be most appropriate for stage 1 invasive ducal carcinoma on 40 year old woman.
 Asked: 12/4/2014 Hi, after lumpectomy, chemo, I''m having 6-7 radiation treatments,, I''m worried because I was told about possible heart damage, mine is on left side,, not...
 Asked: 12/3/2014 It has been almost 3 years since I had twice a day radiation treatments for 6 weeks.
 Asked: 11/30/2014 Is radiation ever done as a lone therapy? .
 Asked: 11/25/2014 I want to avoid radiation therapy after my lumpectomy.
 Asked: 11/24/2014 I had bilateral mastectomy, and 2 positive lymph nodes were removed on one side, the other breast was removed prophylactically.
 Asked: 11/21/2014 Is it common or uncommon to have radiation after axillary lymph node dissection? I am ER+ & PR+, HER2-.
 Asked: 11/20/2014 I''m 52, diagnosed in March 2014 with invasive lobular cancer - 11cm tumor.
 Asked: 11/19/2014 I am an 82 yr old woman who had a Lumpectomy in Sept, tumor was 0.8 cm.
 Asked: 11/17/2014 Is radiation therapy really necessary for a 76 year old woman who had a 6 mm tumor removed with no lymph node involvement?
 Asked: 11/17/2014 In February 2011, I had a bilateral mastectomy with immediate reconstruction for high grade DCIS.
 Asked: 11/17/2014 Is it possible for radiation on the sacrum to cause bleeding in the stool? Could it cause colon cancer? I had 5 radiation treatments in...
 Asked: 11/17/2014 In 2003 I was treated for stage 3 breast cancer with chemotherapy and radiation.
 Asked: 11/15/2014 I am 67 years old, ER+ & PR+, HER2-, 2 Class-1-positive tumors, bilateral mastectomy on 7/29/14, positive lymph node, plus 1 more removed.
 Asked: 11/10/2014 How effective will be post mastectomy radiation therapy if started 5 months after mastectomy? My friend (postmenopausal 59 years old)had mastectomy but no chemo due...
 Asked: 11/8/2014 78 yr old with stage 1 grade 1 invasive ducal carcinoma had recent lumpectomy with 2.5 negative margins, er positive, her negative.
 Asked: 11/7/2014 Sister in law (32 years old) underwent double mastectomy without reconstruction in May followed by 6 rounds of chemo including docetaxol, carboplatin, perjeta(4 rounds), Herceptin
 Asked: 11/6/2014 I have been recently diagnosis with Stage 1 invasive ductal cancer.
 Asked: 11/1/2014 I have been diagnosed with high grade DCIS.
 Asked: 10/29/2014 I am 48 yrs old woman suffering from breast cancer I have done my surgery and taken 6 cycles of chemotherapy now I don''t want...
 Asked: 10/28/2014 I am 55 years old diagnosed with non-ivasive DCIS with an Oncoltype DX number of 9.
 Asked: 10/28/2014 Thanks for your response. I had another question.
 Asked: 10/28/2014 Tomorrow I will be halfway through my 33 treatments of radiation 4 of which will be boosts.
 Asked: 10/28/2014 When radiation is completed, why is it necessary to have to see the radiation oncologist periodically when you still visit the surgeon.
 Asked: 10/27/2014 Will radiation cause blistering? Will it cause discoloration of the skin? Is it painful? How long is a session usually in minutes? What is the purpose of radiation?
 Asked: 10/22/2014 I have had chemotherapy and lumpectomy with lymph node dissection.
 Asked: 10/22/2014 I am a 78 year old woman who recently was diagnosed with DCIS stage 0.
 Asked: 10/19/2014 I had a lumpectomy on July 25 followed by SAVI radiation procedure 2 x a day for 5 days.
 
 
 
 
 

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