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 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.
 Asked: 3/27/2016 Thank you for taking your time to reply.
 Asked: 3/25/2016 One year survivor, on tamox for at least 5 yrs ..
 Asked: 3/25/2016 Hi! Could you please reasoning why breast cancer patients diagnosed with an early stage bc (stage IIA in my case) don''t have any survillance test...
 Asked: 3/17/2016 Stage 2b 2010, ER+/PR+/HER2+. Now supraclavicular recurrence, needle biopsy ER+/PR+, HER2 neg.
 Asked: 3/14/2016 for stage 1 breast cancer hormone + odd of recurrence beyond 10 years could you quote a number Thanks.
 Asked: 3/14/2016 for stage 1 breast cancer what are the odds for it turning into stage 4, 5 or 10 years out? when does the odd greatly diminish Thank you..
 Asked: 3/8/2016 I have stage 2A breast cancer with 2 lymph node infected.
 Asked: 3/7/2016 Hi I''m just wondering what tests or screens should be done to see if your have reocurrance in other parts of body after having stage...
 Asked: 3/7/2016 I''m 33. Last year I was diagnosed with breast cancer, stage 1, no limph nodes, clear margins, ductal carcinoma.
 Asked: 3/4/2016 I will be 70 , last year was diagnosed with Grade 3 , triple negative Stage1 no nodes.
 Asked: 3/4/2016 age 45 tnbc stage 1, surgery completed to remove cancer 13mm and 28mm dcsi and clear margins, 0/3 nodes, what is the survival rate...
 Asked: 2/27/2016 I completed the radiation therapy for IDC and now I started the 5 year Arimidex treatment.
 Asked: 2/22/2016 I have a question about the Breast Cancer Index.
 Asked: 2/20/2016 Hello Mrs Lilie I just finished my treatment and surgery for IDC..
 Asked: 2/16/2016 I had stage 2 B cancer and it was in 3 lymph nodes.
 Asked: 2/14/2016 Hi Lillie, I am 32. I''ve written you a few times before.
 Asked: 2/11/2016 Hi, Was diagnosed with Stage 2 Grade 1 bilateral IDC 1 year ago and had BMX.
 Asked: 2/6/2016 I am approaching my 8 year anniversary of a double mastectomy.
 Asked: 2/5/2016 Almost 2 years since bilateral nipple-sparing mastectomy with implant reconstruction for non-invasive ductal cancer stage 0.
 Asked: 1/31/2016 I am 52, perimenapausal, stage 1A BC survivor, who had a BLM in November 2015 with clean margins,ER positive, on Tamoxifin, neg for genetic risk...
 Asked: 1/28/2016 I am 32. my Stage 1A 1.3cm grade 1, ER+ 98% and ER+ 84% HER2- had an oncotype of 20.
 Asked: 1/28/2016 Hi, I am a 11 year breast cancer survivor.
 Asked: 1/1/2016 Thanks a lot for your kindly reply even on the first day of the New Year.
 Asked: 12/31/2015 I am 58 years old, I have breast cancer stage 2 A , Grade 2, ER,PR positive 95%.
 Asked: 12/22/2015 Can you clear up the remark, on tnbc page, that tnbc very seldom comes back and metatizes, how can that statement be said.and, how can...
 Asked: 12/19/2015 Has anyone else had trouble with their insurance denying your implant revision as being cosmetic? How did you fight it? Were you able to...
 Asked: 12/15/2015 Hi Lilli, have you heard of any benefits relating to wild yam and hot flushes? Tablets versus creams ? What impact on eastrogen+,her 2+ diagnosis.
 Asked: 12/14/2015 Hi i had bilateral mastectomy Left breast dcis 8 years ago and left breast Idc grade 2stage 1 ,4years ago er pr positive her2 negative...
 Asked: 12/11/2015 When does one call ones self a survivor? I have texted you about my stage 1b TNBC.
 Asked: 12/9/2015 In regards to my 6 minth survivorship question today..
 Asked: 12/9/2015 Hi Lillie.. I am 6 month survivor ..
 Asked: 12/6/2015 Wife age 67 with history 6yrs ago of LCIS treated succesfully by lumpectomy.
 Asked: 12/4/2015 I there any new drugs on its wa`? Or could I volunteer in research anywhere? What looks most promising? I''m 46 years old, recently had a...
 Asked: 12/3/2015 Hi i had bilateral mastectomy Left breast dcis 8 years ago and left breast Idc grade 2stage 1 ,4years ago...
 Asked: 11/28/2015 True chemo is the only option, but I''m told tnbc is very sensitive to chemo.
 Asked: 11/27/2015 80 percent survivor rate for Stage 1 tnbc is low considering caught early.
 Asked: 11/26/2015 Lillie...
 Asked: 11/26/2015 What is the survival rate of treated Stage 1 TNBC, no lymphatic or vascular invasive.
 Asked: 11/22/2015 When is breast cancer including distant reocurrance likely to show up? I no can be years later but is there a time frame for it...
 Asked: 11/18/2015 Hi. Im 38 years old.
 Asked: 11/13/2015 What role does the grade of a tnbc have as a predictor of metastasis even if it''s stage 1 with no node involvement?
 Asked: 11/12/2015 Hello What is the recurrence peak time for a stage 1, 2cm luminal A breast tumor..
 Asked: 11/10/2015 I have been reading a lot about dietary improvements that assist in reducing recurrence.
 Asked: 11/6/2015 I had a lumpectomy for dcis in Jan.
 Asked: 11/4/2015 It''s been 2 1/2 years since diagnosed with Stage 1 breast cancer.
 Asked: 11/2/2015 Hi, my wife performed mastectomy for her left breast five years ago.
 Asked: 10/29/2015 Hi My sister had a double mastectomy two years ago.
 Asked: 10/23/2015 I am a BC survivor (PlIC). About a year ago, I discovered that the nipple of my non-cancerous breast would invert when I lifted it from the bottom when putting on a bra.
 Asked: 10/22/2015 In 2001 I had a bilateral surgery due to Invasive lobular ER positive Stage 2 cancer.

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