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 Asked: 12/8/2016 My hair is falling out pretty significantly after 6 months on Arimidex.
 Asked: 12/1/2016 Phyllodes tumor R breast, low grade malignant, 2009-lumpectomy.
 Asked: 12/1/2016 what scans are essential after stage 1c triple negative breast cancer with chemo and radiation, 13 years past dx?
 Asked: 11/20/2016 I had a lumpectomy and radiation for non-invasive DCIS, ER/PR negative,high grade, 5.2 cm.
 Asked: 11/18/2016 Hi I am so grateful for this platform which helps all cancer patients.
 Asked: 11/16/2016 Hello, I was diagnosed with stage 1 breast cancer in 2013 and went through surgery, chemotherapy and radiation treatments.
 Asked: 11/9/2016 A former co-worker who had this breast disease recently announced that she is "9 years and cancer free." I do not understand this statement.
 Asked: 11/3/2016 First of all, I would like to thank you for this amazing forum, where I was immensely supported in the course of DCIS treatment. I...
 Asked: 10/31/2016 ot diagnosed 1/27/16 with IDC on my left breast, 1.7cm with clear margin.
 Asked: 10/31/2016 I got diagnosed 1/27/16 with IDC on my left breast, 1.7cm with clear margin.
 Asked: 10/28/2016 I just asked u bout my wife survivorship since 3 years and possibility of circulating cells..
 Asked: 10/27/2016 What is the 10 year prognosis/survivorship for stage 4 diagnosed in a solitary pulmonary nodule s/p resection/chemo (recurrence seven years after stage 2 breast cancer...
 Asked: 10/27/2016 My wife is a 3 years BC survivor with a 2 cm tumor ER+ Pr+ her 2 neg grade 1.
 Asked: 10/25/2016 I was diagnosed with Stage 1 .8cm node negative Triple Positive Breast Cancer and am going through a regimen of TCH +P.
 Asked: 10/22/2016 Hello ,i hope this letters finds you good,i wrote to you yesterday the letter below and i really want to thank you for the replay...
 Asked: 10/21/2016 Hello ,i hope this letters finds you good August 2015,my mother was diagnosed with breast cancer stage 2B as the cancer had spread to the lymph...
 Asked: 10/18/2016 Hi Lillie, I was wondering if the dropping recurrence rate for TNBC is 5 years after diagnosis or 5 years after completing treatment? Seems everyone...
 Asked: 10/17/2016 Dear Lillie my wife is a 2 yrs survivor from stage 1 luminal a.
 Asked: 10/11/2016 Hello Lillie I''m 39 yr old mom of 4 small children.
 Asked: 10/8/2016 TCH Vs Paclitaxel+Trastuxumab therapy for ER+ HER2+ Stage 1 with no lymph node involvement and 8mm tumor..
 Asked: 10/6/2016 I was diagnosed with Stage 1, DCIS, tumor size 2.5 mm triple++ breast cancer in November.
 Asked: 10/6/2016 I had a bilateral mastectomy in 2015.
 Asked: 10/4/2016 I am interested in finding a gynecologist who specializes in breast cancer.
 Asked: 10/3/2016 I had a lumpectomy and radiation for stage 2a (2.5 mm in single sentinel node).
 Asked: 10/1/2016 One and a half yr later from stage 2 , diagnosis..
 Asked: 9/29/2016 I run a site for tnbc stage 1, I was diagnosed with tnbc stage one and had a double mastectomy and ac/t.
 Asked: 9/25/2016 I am 25 years postmenopausal with grade I, ER, PR positive, HER2 negative, 1 lymph node positive.
 Asked: 9/24/2016 I am 2 years out from tnbc, 1.4 cm tumor, bilateral mastectomy, no nodes, clear margins and 4 rounds of cytoxin and taxotere.
 Asked: 9/21/2016 I finished radiation (for breast cancer stage one)by June end and since then I have been having a dry cough which appears only at night.
 Asked: 9/17/2016 Hello I was diagnosed with tnbc braca2 positive at she 43 at five weeks pregnant I had lumpectomy at second trimester three lymph nodes removed...
 Asked: 9/11/2016 I was diagnosed with Stage 1 breast cancer in 2015, and had a bilateral mastectomy.
 Asked: 9/9/2016 Dear lilie 2 days ago I told u about my wife breast cancer survivor finding something in axilla area..
 Asked: 9/9/2016 Is it safe to get the shingles vaccine one year after breast cancer treatment?
 Asked: 9/7/2016 Dear lilie my wife is a 2 yes bc survivor stage 1 luminal a grade 1 neg nodes..
 Asked: 8/29/2016 Achiarry clearance 2 year''s ago underarm is seems thicker & more tender than opp rads...
 Asked: 8/29/2016 I had achillary clearance 2 year''s ago.underarm is harder & thicker than normal side not lump.
 Asked: 8/28/2016 Hi I''m on Actonel 150 mg once a month.what are side effects.does this increase my chances of developing lythodema? Thankyou..
 Asked: 8/27/2016 Diagnosed with 5mm tnbc no nodes and good margins had bilateral mestectomy, 4 ounds of tc chemo.
 Asked: 8/25/2016 I read somewhere that recurrence of breast cancer is more likely in the first two years after diagnosis and treatment.
 Asked: 8/22/2016 2 yrs past TNBC stage II 2a,lumpectomy, clear margins, 4 D & C, 12 taxol and radiation, does my chance of reoccurrence go down any at this point? .
 Asked: 8/13/2016 I have DCIS with microinvasive sentinal node clear...
 Asked: 8/8/2016 I learned about Brassica tea from your answers and use it regularly, once a day.
 Asked: 8/5/2016 Sorry, I asked what contraception for her2+ survivors.
 Asked: 8/5/2016 What is the best contraceptive when recovering from Her2+ breast cancer. Erneg and pr neg. Many Thanks.
 Asked: 8/2/2016 I was diagnosed 3 years ago. I am on Arimidex for stage 11 BC and Fosamax for osteoporosis.
 Asked: 8/1/2016 Hello, I was diagnosed with bi-lateral breast cancer and had a double mastectomoy.
 Asked: 7/27/2016 I am 3 years post lumpectomy/chemo for stage 1 IDC.
 Asked: 7/26/2016 I have finished my lumpectomy, chemo and radiation after stage 1 breast cancer.
 Asked: 7/17/2016 Diagnosed almost three years ago. 2.1 cm IDC with lobular growth pattern.
 Asked: 7/17/2016 Dear lilie Thank you for answering my previous question about micromets..
 Asked: 7/14/2016 Hi lilie Just a question I was lymph nodes negatif as per 3 different modalities prior to neoadjuvant chemo.(ultrasound, ''MRI and PET ct)..
 Asked: 7/14/2016 DX 7/2013: Stage 1, Grade 3, IDC ER+/PR+ HER2 3+,node neg.
 Asked: 7/14/2016 Dear Lillie I am litteraly lost... I wrote to you several times before concerning my wife but today a phone call with a renowned professor and cancer researcher turned my path upside down. In summary my wife was diagnosed at 35 years old with IDC 2cm grade 1 no lvi and low mitotic index with clinically negatif lymph nodes.
 Asked: 7/14/2016 Hi Lillie, After two years on AI for ILC I have decreased bone density on Dexa scan with one lumbar vertebrae at osteoporosis with all...
 Asked: 7/12/2016 Dear lilei My wife diagnosed 2 yrs ago at age of 35 with hormones positives her2 neg grade 1 late stage 1. She had chemo and skin...
 Asked: 7/11/2016 Please could you tell me if the medication Denosumab (Prolia) is a safe treatment for osteoporosis in brca2+ breast cancer survivors who have finished all...
 Asked: 7/10/2016 Kelly again, I was 45 years old 1st time, 53 now - healthy other than the cancer!!
 Asked: 7/10/2016 I had a lumpectomy and full axillary dissection 1/31/09,it was IDC 2.2cm with a few mms spread to sentinel node good clear margins, TNBC...
 Asked: 7/7/2016 I have been diagnosed with Stage 3 invasive ductal breast cancer with lymph node involvement as well as tumors in my right supraclavicular nodes where...
 Asked: 6/29/2016 I am nearly one year out from lumpectomy and 7 weeks of Rads (5 weeks full breast plus 2 weeks boost) for stage 1, grade...
 Asked: 6/21/2016 Diagnosed 9/13 with HER2+, ER+, PR-, stage IA, invasive mammary carcinoma left breast.
 Asked: 6/21/2016 Hello my partner (mid 40''s) just began treatment for IDC ER+,PR+,HER2+ (mastectomy).
 Asked: 6/20/2016 I am a Stage 1 a E+P+ , H-breast cancer patient, taking extremese. I recently read that Onco DX test incorrectly classified intermediate patients...
 Asked: 6/18/2016 I am a72 yrs old lady.I had primary stage 2 breast cancer in 1994.
 Asked: 6/10/2016 I am 48 years old. I was diagnosed July 2016 with triple-negative negative bc.
 Asked: 6/7/2016 I noticed today that I have cording under my arm (one long cord from my armpit to the top of the inside of my arm).
 Asked: 6/7/2016 Once having TNBC, Braca negative, treated, 16 chemo rounds, bilateral, stage 1, clean margins, do I have a high risk of secondary cancers? Or surviving...
 Asked: 6/6/2016 Can you please tell me the long-term survival rate for stage IIA, grade 1, one lymph node positive, ER and PR positive, HER negative.
 Asked: 6/6/2016 Lillie, do you know when the results of the Arimidex 10 Year Study (I believe it is MA17r) will be released? The results seem long overdue.
 Asked: 5/31/2016 Dear Lilie Im asking for my wife.. she was diagnosed 2 yrs ago at 35 years old.
 Asked: 5/30/2016 It is for my wife and she had a BCS and started CHEMO 8,5 weeks later.
 Asked: 5/29/2016 Recent Catherine R Merinac study Mar 31/2016 JAMA Oncology says prolonged fasting over 13 hours may lower risk of recurrence.
 Asked: 5/29/2016 35 yr old, Stage 1 triple negative breast cancer, tumor 0.4 cm only.Histological grade 3, low differentiation, invasive adenocarcinoma, Ki67=55%, 0 lymph nodes affected,...
 Asked: 5/25/2016 stage 1 breast cancer 8 years ago what is the risk of recurence?Thank you .
 Asked: 5/18/2016 I am 32 diagnosed with stage 1 breast cancer grade 2 1.5 cm invasive tumor negative lymph nodes and margins + er and Pr and...
 Asked: 5/15/2016 Do you ever stop thinking about recurrence? I am thinking about it less often, but can''t seem to move past this.
 Asked: 5/11/2016 After mastectomy, I am completing chemotherapy AC dose dense 12 taxol for a 3cm, grade 3, node negative IDC.
 Asked: 5/10/2016 My wife has her2 neu positive, stage 1, invasive duct carcinoma grade 3.
 Asked: 4/28/2016 Hi.I had Lumpsectomy September 2014.grade 3.stage 2b.clear margins.1 node positive of 23 show of spread to muscle or blood.etc.had chemo/rads now Arimidex
 Asked: 4/27/2016 How long can a triple negatif escaped rogue cell remains dormant if it''s destined to recur?
 Asked: 4/20/2016 To treat Stage 1 breast cancer 22 years ago I had CMF chemo pushed IV, which ruined the veins in my left arm (elbow on up).
 Asked: 4/19/2016 I was diagnosed with TNBC April 2011.
 Asked: 4/15/2016 Thankyou I have no swelling atm..but how you have described feeling of underarm is the exact feeling I have.thankyou! Oh and does it ever return...
 Asked: 4/15/2016 Hi lilie I was reading on breast a study done on 3000 women saying that At year 10 after diagnosis 11 percent had recurrences and...
 Asked: 4/15/2016 HI.I had a 23 nodes removed 1 8 months arm never feels''s tight.slightly numb.sore at times.
 Asked: 4/13/2016 I read an awful lot, that most TNBC do not metatizes.
 Asked: 4/13/2016 What is my risk of reoccurence of tnbc, after nearing two years, stage 1, chemo treated? Can it be considered "cured", ever, over time?..
 Asked: 4/12/2016 Does the reoccurrence rate decline and after the peak, 1-2 years, for treated stage 1 tnbc drop?
 Asked: 4/12/2016 Hi! I had stage 2A, tumor grade 2, lymph nodes clear (three nodes) oncon dx 18.
 Asked: 4/11/2016 What is the peak reoccurrence time frame for tnbc? Bilateral, chemo, stage 1..
 Asked: 4/11/2016 Early primary BC Age 64 4th Jan 2016 mammogram: no lesion or calcification seen.U/S R IDC 27th Jan WE & SLN Bx: IDC NST 9.3mm infiltrating...
 Asked: 4/6/2016 Hi Is that true that all breast cancer survivors even early stages will eventually end up stage 4..
 Asked: 4/5/2016 Dear lilie, I''m 2 years out of my treatment for IDC..
 Asked: 4/4/2016 Dear Lilie once i asked an oncologist other that my DR about breast cancer (i am ER+ PR + strongly)...
 Asked: 4/4/2016 HI, I recently had a unilateral mastectomy for TN Stage 1 no node involvement.
 Asked: 4/4/2016 Dear lilie My pathology report states that I have grade 1 with a low mitotic index..
 Asked: 4/4/2016 Dear lilie I knew that ur a survivor (twice).
 Asked: 3/31/2016 I was dx''d 1 year ago with IDC with DCIS 1.1 cm ER+(95%)PR+ (75%)HER2+ (3+FISH)grade 2, NPI (2/2/1) breast cancer with ki67 score 5%...
 Asked: 3/30/2016 I was diagnosed in March 2015 with TNBC stage 2A (Tumor size = 2.5 cm) No lymph node involvement.
 Asked: 3/30/2016 I was diagnosed in March 2015 stage 2A (Tumor size = 2.5 cm) No lymph node involvement.

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