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 Asked: 3/29/2017 I''m a 51 year old who has recently been diagnosed with stage 1 triple negative breast cancer.
 Asked: 3/26/2017 I''m 49, diagnosed with T2N0Mx IDC (T2 due to tumor size: 3cm).
 Asked: 3/15/2017 I am three years out from stage 1 a breast cancer. Just did a chest X-ray check up.
 Asked: 3/13/2017 Dear Lilie I asked you previously about the chance of tutor cells surpassing lymph nodes in a case of 2 cm liminal A IDC with no lVI..
 Asked: 3/12/2017 Hi Lillie What are the chances of a 2cm grade 1 luminal a tumor in the right breast lower inner quandrant with absence of lvi...
 Asked: 3/12/2017 Lillie, I hope you can help me.
 Asked: 3/12/2017 I am a 76-year-old Asian female, who was diagnosed with DCIS stage 0, grade 1-2,through a needle biopsy.
 Asked: 3/12/2017 Can you give me any encouragement for my wife''s condition? She is 43 and was diagnosed with triple negative IDC at the end of January.
 Asked: 3/9/2017 What are the chances of a grade 3 early stage IDC by passing the sentinel nodes and traveling someplace else? Thank you.
 Asked: 3/7/2017 Steps to treatment?: Mammogram - subareolar right breast,5:00, grouped pleomorphic calcifications which appear to be in a linear branching distribution - length of appx 2.1 cm. Pathology...
 Asked: 3/6/2017 My recent mammogram and usg shows 9mm x 4mm x 5mm irregular hypoechoic mass with mildly increased vascularity in left inner upper breast region.
 Asked: 3/5/2017 Recently diagnosed IDC 10 mm er/pr pos her-2 neg in lower right outer quad at 8 o''clock.
 Asked: 2/28/2017 Invasive ductal measuring 11mm all clear margins and one positive sentinel node with clear margins 3 sentinel nodes negative.
 Asked: 2/25/2017 I was recently diagnosed with IDC and DCIS the IDC is 1.1cm I have no measurment for this dcis.
 Asked: 2/21/2017 I was wrong. Tumor in lymph node is .5 cm and two in breast are 1.2 and .7 cm.
 Asked: 2/18/2017 I''ve been diagnosed with stage2a grade 2 ILBC with one lymph node positive with a 3.5mm tumor.
 Asked: 2/17/2017 My best friend was diagnosed with a 7cm TNBC, a 2.3 cm and some dcis all Triple negative.
 Asked: 2/17/2017 I''m struggling with a recurrence that I found just 20 months after my initial dx in 2014... Diagnosed with IDC Breast reccurence May, 2016.
 Asked: 2/17/2017 Hi, I have now been told that my recent 19mm grade 1 re/pr+ her2- cancer is probably a recurrence of a cancer I had 11...
 Asked: 2/17/2017 final diagnosis 1. infiltrating ductal carcinoma, MSBR grade 2, carcinoima in-situ with predominantly ductal features aslo identified, foci suspicious for lymphovascular invasion note.
 Asked: 2/14/2017 Hi, I''m wondering if you can offer me any reassurance.
 Asked: 2/14/2017 I just received a wellspring report today.
 Asked: 2/13/2017 What are tumor infiltrating lymphocytes and are these good or bad to have?
 Asked: 2/12/2017 Should all bc patients be drinking brassica coffee or tea? And is it safe to take vit d and calcium while on AC-T chemo.
 Asked: 2/11/2017 I had DCIS left breast 5 years ago, lumpectomy, bi-lateral breast reduction, and radiation.
 Asked: 2/10/2017 Diagnosed tnbc in Dec from a redo on mammogram 6 months prior.
 Asked: 2/10/2017 My biopsy recently came back as intracystic papillary carcinoma.
 Asked: 2/9/2017 Tnbc.
 Asked: 2/8/2017 Is there hard evidence regarding low fat and low sugar diet and recurrence of tnbc? And are there percentages of recurrence for each year.
 Asked: 2/6/2017 What is considered small tumor tnbc What is medium size tnbc What is large size tnbc I''m sure there must be some Table to judge size.
 Asked: 2/1/2017 I would love to have an mri every year along with my mammogram.
 Asked: 1/30/2017 I am a breast cancer stage 2 survivor for 4 years.
 Asked: 1/25/2017 I posted about a 1.4 cm homogenous enhancing mass.
 Asked: 1/25/2017 I posted about a 1.4 cm homogenous enhancing mass.
 Asked: 1/24/2017 I just had a breast MRI with the following findings: 1.4cm homogenously enhancing mass at 9 o''clock,12 cm from the nipple that is dark on...
 Asked: 1/19/2017 Hello- If you have answered my question previously, I apologize.
 Asked: 1/19/2017 Hi. I was dx with pathological stage IIB, grade 3 TNBC after mastectomy in 9/30.
 Asked: 1/19/2017 After surgery and radiation when is a mammogram recommended? .
 Asked: 1/15/2017 Hi: I have two questions -- Initially, I was HER equivocal, than FISH was performed and was negative.
 Asked: 1/13/2017 Please give prognosis for stage 1 (1 cm)grade 3, sentinel node negative, triple positive breast cancer.
 Asked: 1/8/2017 Triple Negative is their any positive news regarding targeted treatment coming any time soon for this type of BC? .
 Asked: 1/6/2017 My mother was dx with stage 2 breast cancer when she was 84 now 87.5.
 Asked: 1/3/2017 Hello. I have been diagnosed with Stage 3a IDC breast cancer.
 Asked: 12/24/2016 What is the average time for recurrence of hormone positive, her 2 negative IDC? Merry Christmas.
 Asked: 12/24/2016 I had a sonogram that was 8mm it''s been 6 months later I had another sonogram and now it''s at 7 cm.
 Asked: 12/22/2016 I was diagnosed with Stage 2A ILC with 2 positive lymph nodes and grade 3 in 2013. However, the positives nodes were discovered after bilateral...
 Asked: 12/21/2016 Hi Lillie Up until yesterday this was my diagnosis: dcis low to intermediate grade dcis present discontinuously over 3.6 cm (largest continuous segment 1.1 cm) central necrosis negative papillary,...
 Asked: 12/20/2016 Hi Lillie, looking from some objective information and also some hope.
 Asked: 12/14/2016 If the first mammogram showed an ill-defined asymmetric density is seen in the lower inner quadrant of the left breast.
 Asked: 12/14/2016 Hello I am trying to understand my staging and my docs tell me I am closer to a stage 2 than a stage 3..
 Asked: 12/5/2016 Hello, I was diagnosed July 15 this year.
 Asked: 12/5/2016 53 year old post menopausal stage 1, grade 2 estrogen and progesterone positive her 2 negative breast cancer with node negative but lymphovascular invasion present
 Asked: 12/4/2016 So appreciative of your response to my prior question regarding a biopsy when Paget''s symptoms have subsided and thus are not present.
 Asked: 12/3/2016 Is it necessary that the symptoms of Paget''s of the breast be present in order for a biopsy to be performed? I''m aware the...
 Asked: 11/21/2016 Diagnosed at 49, postmenopausal according to labs 3 years ago (hysterectomy, left ovaries 10 years ago).
 Asked: 11/13/2016 What stage is an ILC that measures 28x23x19mm on a 3D mammogram?
 Asked: 11/9/2016 What do you consider a "tiny tumor?" I have been reading through a lot of questions/answers on this site (thank you for doing this)...
 Asked: 11/7/2016 Here is today''s oddball question. I know BC can metastasize to bones or organs.
 Asked: 10/30/2016 Why are cases with tiny tumors and positive nodes more worrisome? That describes my case.
 Asked: 10/28/2016 I am a 62 year old postmenopausal women with unilateral, spontaneous nipple discharge for the past 3 weeks.
 Asked: 10/24/2016 I had multi-focal (same quadrant of breast had 1 cm IDC tumor plus more extensive DCIS) HER2+++, ER+, PR- negative breast cancer.
 Asked: 10/24/2016 I had a 34mm tumour removed by lumpectomy and the 3 sentinel nodes removed (all clear) and a clean margin.
 Asked: 10/14/2016 Thank you so much for quick response on what factors mostly influence stage 1 breast cancer recurrence.
 Asked: 10/14/2016 Regarding stage 1 breast cancer....are there any studies indicating which stage 1 cancers recur most frequently? Would the recurrence most likely be based on tumor...
 Asked: 10/14/2016 Hello I was diagnosed with lobular cancer. My staging stated that the largest foci was at least.
 Asked: 10/12/2016 I was diagnosed with Stage 1, ER and PR positive, Invasive Ductal Carcinoma of the Right Breast in September 2014 (no nodes effected).
 Asked: 10/9/2016 On my biopsy they found ADH, then Lumpectomy''s results: IDC 2.6mm, low grade, Ki 67:1%.
 Asked: 10/8/2016 Hi, on 9/8/16 I had a Lumpectomy, they found a IDC less than 0.3cm (2.6mm), low grade, Ki67:1%.
 Asked: 10/8/2016 I have been diagnosed with grade 3 comedo DCIS.
 Asked: 10/5/2016 Grade 2, infiltrating ductal carcinoma( that I understand) please explain in english the following, 40mm, multifocal with additional 15mm IDC and 10 mm ILC Main...
 Asked: 10/3/2016 Recurrence question. I just finished my TCHP treatment for Stage IIIA, ER/PR negative, HER2+++ cancer in my left breast.
 Asked: 9/27/2016 Not sure if this is right section for this question.....should I be concerned about bloodwork indicating .1 over normal range for both calcium and potassium?..
 Asked: 9/22/2016 Thank you very much for answering my question regarding ovary removal.
 Asked: 9/21/2016 Hi Lilly I asked you a question about what stage I am.
 Asked: 9/20/2016 Hi Lilly I was diagnosed with IDC weakly er+ Pr- her2 -.
 Asked: 9/14/2016 If an invasive lobular cancer has a path report with Grade 1, by definition does that mean the Tubular score was 3 and the Mitotic...
 Asked: 9/13/2016 I am 53 years old, premenopausal and have recently been diagnosed with ILC.
 Asked: 9/12/2016 What is the standard of care when it comes to having additional scans done? At what stage do they determine it is necessary ?
 Asked: 9/12/2016 How do you tell from pathology report whether your breast cancer is luminal A or luminal B ?
 Asked: 9/11/2016 Is it possible that when an invasive breast cancer tumor is removed, cancer cells have not broken away from that tumor and therefore in such...
 Asked: 9/11/2016 Follow up to question on 9/9 regarding scans before chemo begins (Stage IIIa, ER and PR negative, HER2+++).
 Asked: 9/9/2016 This is regarding previous question about scans before chemo.
 Asked: 9/9/2016 I have been diagnosed Stage IIIa IDC.
 Asked: 8/31/2016 I was diagnosed with ILC 2 months ago.
 Asked: 8/25/2016 What does Invasive Mammary carcinoma with ductal and lobular features mean.
 Asked: 8/22/2016 Had 3 lumpectomies for 6 cm DCIS-margin only 1mm after 3rd lumpectomy.
 Asked: 8/19/2016 Should I avoid consuming flaxseed oil supplement with triple negative breat cancer? Should I avoid dark chocolate because of the copper content if I have triple...
 Asked: 8/17/2016 Hi. I''m 37 I just had a masectomy on my right breast with no nipple sparing.
 Asked: 8/17/2016 Hi. I had bilateral masectomy.
 Asked: 8/15/2016 I''m 41 and have been diagnosed with IDC in the right breast - 2.5cm, grade 2, ER+, Her2+++.
 Asked: 8/7/2016 I''ve been diagnosed with DCIS stage 0, grade 3, ER/PR+.
 Asked: 8/5/2016 Hi is it less likely that the combined pill caused my Her2 positive breast cancer, which is er neg and pr neg. Many Thanks.
 Asked: 7/26/2016 Just diagnosed with DCIS grade 2 and positive for Estrogen and Progesterone.
 Asked: 7/20/2016 I''ve been diagnosed with Infiltrating ductal carcinoma, stage 1a, 8x10 mm, triple negative.
 Asked: 7/20/2016 Hi Lillie - thanks for your reply about the Pleomorphic calcifications.
 Asked: 7/19/2016 Before finding out I had Bilateral Breast Cancer, Stage 0, and Stage 1, I had a pain underneath one of my breast.
 Asked: 7/19/2016 How common is bilateral Cancer? .
 Asked: 7/17/2016 I have been diagnosed with DCIS Stage 0 on my left breast, then after an MRI Cancer showed on my right breast (low Grade 1.)...
 Asked: 7/10/2016 I an undergoing a lumpectomy fir a 9mm ductal carcinoma invasive with positive hormone receptors and negative her2.
 Asked: 7/10/2016 what is the typical treatment regimen for stage 1B papillary breast cancer with a 1.6mm metastases to one of two sentinel lymph nodes.
 
 
 
 
 

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