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 Asked: 2/2/2016 Had breast cancer 18 yrs lumpectomy chemo 8 months radiation 3 weeks triple negative successfully I now have a new one 1.5cm .
 Asked: 1/27/2016 Is a single anterior close margins under 1mm in a node negative RCB 1 class breast cancer post mastectomy usefully treated by radiotherapy in reducing...
 Asked: 1/25/2016 I had a biopsy November17 and a lumpectomy Dec.
 Asked: 1/22/2016 I asked question earlier regarding radiation/lymphedema. I am the 6% that has lymphedema in arm with 3 sentinel nodes removed which were negative.
 Asked: 1/18/2016 Hi there, I had lumpectomy for DCIS Dec 17 w/ clear margins.
 Asked: 1/16/2016 I have stage 1 grade 2 ductal carcinoma with some dcis, 1.3 cm and clear margins and no sentinel node involvement on 3 sentinel nodes...
 Asked: 1/15/2016 Stage IIA, tumor 2cm, single site with DCIS present but clear margins after lumpectomy with negative nodes.
 Asked: 1/11/2016 I am 53 year old 4 year menaposal stage 0 DCIS I had a bilateral mastectomy with pathology slight positive to progesterone...
 Asked: 1/4/2016 is there any survival chances of in bone metastasis?
 Asked: 1/3/2016 I have had chemo for 18 weeks.
 Asked: 12/26/2015 58yo 2.5&0.4 cm masses ,er+ /her2- / on largest tumor- L mastectomy 1 positive sentinel node.
 Asked: 12/22/2015 After waiting for oncotype score (11) which determined chemotherapy would not benefit me (very grateful) and getting in to schedule with my radiation oncologist, it...
 Asked: 12/20/2015 I am 41 and had a lumpectomy of a 3cm tumor.
 Asked: 12/19/2015 Are there any studies looking at a reduction in the duration of radiation therapy? I am seriously concerned about the side effects, possibility of...
 Asked: 12/15/2015 What are Blocks and Actice Breath Devise? In reading other posts here I saw this mentioned as a way to protect the ribs from radiation.
 Asked: 12/15/2015 Is there an increased risk of recurring breast cancer if radiation starts 6 weeks or longer after lumpectomy? I had my lumpectomy 5 weeks ago...
 Asked: 12/14/2015 I am 46 diagnosed with invasive ductal carcinoma triple negative.
 Asked: 12/14/2015 I was diagnosed with breast cancer in October and had a lumpectomy on 11/10.
 Asked: 12/13/2015 After a bilateral mastectomy with tissue expanders, I am currently undergoing 33 radiation treatments.
 Asked: 12/13/2015 Additional info. re.
 Asked: 12/13/2015 Mother is age 80. Had BCS for IDC.
 Asked: 12/10/2015 In July was diagnosed with T2 (left breast), after scans, mri, biopsies etc had surgery it was removed and both reconstructed in same surgery.
 Asked: 12/8/2015 Age 71 in good health. Biopsy diagnosed IDC Stage 1A (L) breast ER+ PR+ and Her2- (outer quadrant < 2cm).
 Asked: 12/6/2015 At age 43, I had IDC, 8/2013, Er+, PR+, HER2-, 2 cm tumor, node negative, oncotype 16.
 Asked: 12/6/2015 I am 64 yr old female. Had lumpectomy for 1.3 cm grade 1 tumor.No lymphatic involvement, negative margins, estrogen + Progesterone + HER2 neg, FISH negative.
 Asked: 12/4/2015 I had invasive ca, no lymph node involved, in 2008.
 Asked: 12/3/2015 Publicly Submitted Question 12/2/2015 I recently had a bilateral mastectomy with nipple removed.
 Asked: 12/2/2015 I recently had a bilateral mastectomy with nipple removed.
 Asked: 12/2/2015 Final pathology was DCIS high grade, comedo necrosis, close margin of .5mm and 2 areas suspicious for early micro invasion.
 Asked: 12/2/2015 I am 61 years old, just diagnosed with Stage 0, non-invasive DCIS.
 Asked: 11/30/2015 Is it possible to have more than one mammosite on same breast or to have general radiation on a breast that has had a mammosite procedure?
 Asked: 11/29/2015 when getting radiation, is the "sunburning of the skin" part of the process of eliminating remaining cancer cells?...I applied the cream more than required, and...
 Asked: 11/26/2015 Am a 62 w/IDC had lumpectomy ER/PR positive HER 2 stage 1.
 Asked: 11/23/2015 Theropy for a 4mm breast tumor. Er and pr positive, Her2 negative.
 Asked: 11/18/2015 Scheduled for lumpectomy 11/25/15, have a trip scheduled 1/18/15-2/8/15 could I start radiation after the trip? Am I jeopardizing my long term survival by waiting...
 Asked: 11/17/2015 My breast cancer oncologist said I would need 4 1/2 weeks of radiation, but the radiation oncologist prefers slightly lower dose of radiation over a...
 Asked: 11/9/2015 Had bilateral mastectomies (Left IDC) end of September and am in process of reconstruction with tissue expanders.
 Asked: 11/7/2015 Thanks for your reply to my question dated 10/28.
 Asked: 11/2/2015 Have 2nd consult with RO tomorrow regarding RT for my left breast cancer.
 Asked: 11/1/2015 I am 63 y/o, IDC 8mm ER+ (70-80%) PR- HERS2-, grade 1, nodes negative, lumpectomy with 1 cm clear margins.
 Asked: 10/29/2015 Recently I had two lumpectomies (same breast, to remove DCIS, margins weren''t clear the first time, they were the second time.) My radiologist oncologist...
 Asked: 10/28/2015 I was recently diagnosed, left breast 3.00 IDC=est.
 Asked: 10/24/2015 My radiation oncologist does not want to treat my complex case with expanders and my plastic surgeon does not see a problem with expanders and...
 Asked: 10/23/2015 have finished 3 weeks of my 6 week radiation treatment and i''m considering quitting the treatment early. Is this a good idea?
 Asked: 10/23/2015 Hello, I am a 67 year old that recently had a lumpectomy for stage 1 grade 2 invasive cancer.
 Asked: 10/21/2015 what are the short and long term side effects of radiation therapy.
 Asked: 10/20/2015 I got a LatFlap after implant complications.
 Asked: 10/19/2015 Thank you so much for your response to my e-mail of October 7th.
 Asked: 10/12/2015 Need answer please is it necessary to get radiation after four weeks of lumpectomy o cancer and cancer free, i want another opinion..
 Asked: 10/11/2015 cancer o stage lumpectomy march 4 no radiation.
 Asked: 10/9/2015 I am 59 year old, otherwise healthy, diagnosed with DCIS Grade 2 (by Hopkins pathology) vs Grade 2/3 on community hospital pathology, HER 2+ ER+,...
 Asked: 10/8/2015 I was diagnosed with stage 0 decision bilaterally.
 Asked: 10/8/2015 I am 44 diagnosed with DCIS level 3.
 Asked: 10/7/2015 TNBC IDC- (1.9 cm ) mastectomy done- clear nodes- with a close clear margin of 0.2 mm to chest muscle- finished TC x 4.
 Asked: 10/5/2015 Hello I am adding the additional info you said you needed.
 Asked: 10/5/2015 Hi again.
 Asked: 10/5/2015 Hello I have stage 11b idc breast cancer.
 Asked: 10/5/2015 I am a 67 year-old-female diagnosed with a 1.5cm invasive ductal carcinoma in 5/2015.
 Asked: 9/29/2015 What is consider a good clear margins? is there a min mm to be an acceptable clear margin.
 Asked: 9/28/2015 Completed Lumpectomy for DCIS high grade Right breast & scheduled to start 25 RT.
 Asked: 9/25/2015 I am starting radiation in a few days.
 Asked: 9/24/2015 I am 69 years old and had a mastectomy in order remove a 5.2 cm invasive lobular carcinoma in the left breast.
 Asked: 9/24/2015 Hello, I am currently undergoing my 3rd Chemo treatment of TC x4 - for IDC- 1.9 cm (TNBC).
 Asked: 9/22/2015 Diagnosed with Invasive Carcinoma (Ductal) Sept 11.
 Asked: 9/21/2015 I have had a lumpectomy for DCIS Stage 0 Grade 2 in left breast with clear margins...can I forego radiation...without radiation what is % of...
 Asked: 9/18/2015 I had lumpectomy & removal of sentinel node on july 27.
 Asked: 9/16/2015 I''m 53 stage 3A with 4 lymph nodes positive.
 Asked: 9/14/2015 5 mm tumor removed, IDC, clear margins, nothing in lymph nodes, slow growming, Estrogen/Progesterone positive, Oncotype test 18, genetictesting negative not carrier, 48 yrs old About...
 Asked: 9/14/2015 Thank you for all you do. I have written you a few times regarding my treatment and you''re so encouraging and informative.
 Asked: 9/12/2015 I was diagnosed on 7/31/15 with invasive carcinoma in my right breast.
 Asked: 9/6/2015 I was diagnosed with DCIS in February 2015, had a lumpectomy without nodes being removed in March and received radiation for six weeks ending on...
 Asked: 9/4/2015 Lillie I am on the tdm1 arm of attempt trial and have had 1 treatment.
 Asked: 9/4/2015 I was diagnosed with we''ll definitely liposarcoma and received radiation in 2013''and was getting MRI every 6mths after.
 Asked: 8/26/2015 Stage 1B IDC, tumor 1.8cm, High Grade (3) Ki-67 is 46%.
 Asked: 8/24/2015 Hi, I just started radiation therapy for IDC stage 1b on 08/13/15.
 Asked: 8/23/2015 I have two small invasive lobular carcinoma tumors in my left breast (one 5mm & one 2mm).
 Asked: 8/20/2015 I had a lumpectomy for stage 0 DCIS.
 Asked: 8/19/2015 I have non-invasive DCIS and will be having a lumpectomy on Aug.
 Asked: 8/18/2015 Lumpectomy and sentinel node biopsy July, due to start radiation treatment August 24.
 Asked: 8/15/2015 Hi, I''m 46 y.o. been dx.
 Asked: 8/14/2015 I was dx with DCIS grade 3 and have had 2 lumpectomies and still there is cancer foci in one of three margins, less than 1mm from ink.
 Asked: 8/10/2015 I had DCIS right breast in 2010 had a lumpectomy and radiation. I was recently diagnosed with Breast cancer possibly stage.
 Asked: 8/5/2015 Completed 25 out of 33 radiation treatments for breast cancer in both breasts.
 Asked: 8/5/2015 Finished full left breast radiation with boost at 6 o''clock 18 months ago (total 6600cGY).
 Asked: 8/3/2015 One year post lumpectomy, 10 months post radiation, ongoing rib pain, reason? .
 Asked: 8/3/2015 How long after radiation on left breast does it take for the breast to settle down and feel normal again? I''m 4 months post radiation...
 Asked: 8/2/2015 I just finished 4 rounds of T/C chemo for stage 1 Ductal Carcinoma Er/Pr positive Her negative breast cancer, clear margins no lymphnodes involved.
 Asked: 7/24/2015 I just had a lumpectomy for dcis.
 Asked: 7/24/2015 Hi. I have a question about radiation side effects.
 Asked: 7/22/2015 I am receiving 28 doses of radiation as a preventive measure after double mastectomy surgery at Johns Hopkins.
 Asked: 7/21/2015 I am 61, had invasive ductal ca at age 39.
 Asked: 7/17/2015 I had a lumpectomy May 13th. Left breast, intermediate, aggresive ductal carcinoma.
 Asked: 7/17/2015 I just had my second lumpectomy and still do not have a clear margin.
 Asked: 7/17/2015 Under radiation therapy for 2wks now, DCIS stage 0, grade 3, clear margin, ER/PR +, declined tamoxifen, do I really need tamoxifen in addition to...
 Asked: 7/15/2015 I had a partial mastectomy for DIC ER +, PR+, HER - 3mm lesion removed with clean 1 cm margin and no lymph..but LCIS...am post...
 Asked: 7/15/2015 I am 52 years old. Lumpectomy left breast for Invasive lobular Cancer 2mm 98% Estrogen and Progesterone positive and negative HER2.
 Asked: 7/11/2015 I had 8mm mass removed w no lymph node involvement.
 Asked: 7/9/2015 Hi You just answered my question about my cousin who is having breast redness/swelling after receiving radiation (proton) and Adriamycin.
 Asked: 7/8/2015 Hi My 59 year old cousin had a lumpectomy then received proton therapy followed by Taxol for 12 weeks.
 Asked: 7/8/2015 I am 67 y.o.
 
 
 
 
 

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