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 Asked: 2/19/2018 Is it possible for cancer to spread during treatments? I was diagnosed in April 17 did neo adjuvant chemo w a good response, had bilateral...
 Asked: 2/6/2018 Dx May 2016 as T2,N0 Grade III TNBC and completed neoadjuvent AC/T in Oct 2016 of which I received a pathological complete response followed by...
 Asked: 2/5/2018 In stage 1 grade 2,tripple negeative cancer really need chemo or not,if yes then what number of chemo give ?
 Asked: 2/5/2018 after brest remove the pathology report come like t1n0mx,grade 2,er negative(score 0/8),pr negative score(0/8),her2neu:10%tumor cells show compleate memberane staining of moderate intensity.( score 2+) ...
 Asked: 2/2/2018 My mom is 77 yrs old and diagnosed with infiltrating ductal carcinoma.
 Asked: 1/28/2018 after brest remove the pathology report says it is invasive ductal carcinoma,t1n0mx ,br score 7 out of 9 ,grade 2,what is the stage and how...
 Asked: 1/28/2018 hellow sir my mother is recently diagnosed with idc,t1m0nx ,grade 2 ,she is 43 yrs age,now i just want to know that if she need chemo or not?
 Asked: 1/26/2018 Please explain Triple Positive? Why is there not a lot of subtype information for Triple Positive when there is Triple Negative?
 Asked: 1/25/2018 Lillie, itís been almost 3 years since I had a lx and radiation for IDC Stage 1, Grade 1, ER/PR+ HER2-.
 Asked: 1/25/2018 Hello, I was diagnosed with stage 1A IDC in August of 2016.
 Asked: 1/22/2018 I have DCIS Stage 3. The Mammogram measured it at 9cm, but an MRI measured it at 12cm from the nipple all the way to my lymph nodes.
 Asked: 1/19/2018 Medullary breast Cancer: I have read that Pre treatment Ca15-3 levels tend to be higher in medullary breast cancer than in IDC.
 Asked: 1/18/2018 The AJCC made changes taking into account the Oncotype DX score.
 Asked: 1/4/2018 In a breast cancer tumor, before it can be labeled as a tubular carcinoma, is there a certain percentage of tubules that must be...
 Asked: 12/30/2017 Pathology report says "IDC with tubular features." Does this mean it''s Tubular ca?
 Asked: 12/22/2017 58 year old right breast DCIS low to intermediate nuclear grade with necrosis & microcalcifications, focally involved intraductal papilloma, largest focus 3.5mm tumor cells positive for...
 Asked: 12/16/2017 Are there survival rates past the 5 year mark post diagnosis for DCIS, Stage I, II, III and IV.
 Asked: 12/14/2017 Does a pathology addendum mean itís invasive ductal carcinoma? All we have been told is low grade ductal carcinoma..and an addendum is needed.
 Asked: 12/14/2017 I was told my mom has low grade ductal carcinoma.
 Asked: 12/8/2017 ER negative tested twice and PR weakly positive tested twice. I''ve read this should be considered hormone receptor Negative.
 Asked: 12/4/2017 Hello, my mom has been diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer in April 2016, stage 2 without lymph nodes affected, she underwent surgery, chemo and...
 Asked: 11/22/2017 Hello, my aunt tumor size was 2*2*1.5.
 Asked: 11/20/2017 T3N0M0 (7.2 x 3 x 2 cm) Grade 1 classical lobular carcinoma (7.2 cm).
 Asked: 11/13/2017 I''m 45 dx multi focal 2 ER+/her2- tumors .5mm and .7mm both Grade 1, with micromet to an intramammary node next to smaller tumor.
 Asked: 11/13/2017 Hi! I had in my right breast dcis cribriform (er and pr>80) with positive margines and after one month I decided to make a Bmxx...
 Asked: 10/26/2017 I just returned from a 3D mammogram and ultrasound after finding a lump in my right breast.
 Asked: 10/23/2017 Hi, I would like to know what stage corresponds to a multifocal multicentric tnbc of three idc 4mm 5mm and 9mm and involved only one...
 Asked: 10/21/2017 Hi my 66 year old was mom was diagnosed with triple negative breastcancer stadium 2B, two lymph nodes involved, the doctors didn''t find it...
 Asked: 10/20/2017 (Triple negative, grade 2, 3cm, no distance mets) sentinel node biopsy was negative but during lumpectomy they took out 6 lymph node which 4 of...
 Asked: 10/18/2017 I had a small (8mm) lower inner quadrant tumor in left breast.
 Asked: 10/14/2017 I had a diagnostic mammogram two years ago showing a lesion of 8mm in size.
 Asked: 10/12/2017 Just curious what stage breast cancer you would be when you have 2 positive axiliary lymph nodes stuck together in the pec muscle (1.6cm)?
 Asked: 10/10/2017 My Ultrasound showed one 1.5 cancerous tumor.
 Asked: 10/10/2017 Recent diagnosis of DCIS, 3.7 cm. Biopsy samplings from center of DCIS not ends.
 Asked: 10/2/2017 Just got more information on my diagnosis..
 Asked: 9/29/2017 Was just told that I have positive moderative differential breast cancer What is this and how serious? I am in a total state of shock..
 Asked: 9/29/2017 Is a Grade 3 Stage 2 tumor extremely serious?
 Asked: 9/27/2017 QUESTION #1993 9/27 THE Surgeon did mention on her call Monday, what I think she said is sending something to put in a computer to CA.
 Asked: 9/27/2017 Question #1993 9/27 yes it is the lobular carcinoma one, HER2 negative what does that mean? is that the same high survival.
 Asked: 9/27/2017 Hi had my lumpectomy Sept 14th, stage 2, 3.4cm with clear margins, one sentinel node positive.
 Asked: 9/26/2017 Is it 3 type of cancer mixture? Are they more danger and complex, what are treatment and prognosis? The following is from pathology report: -INVASIVE CRIBRIFORM...
 Asked: 9/21/2017 Is a nonpalpable breast cancer seen only on mammogram and ultrasound an early stage breast cancer? Is it small.?
 Asked: 9/17/2017 Diagnosed DCIS grade 2 solid type. Doesn''t solid type put me in grade 3? Had radiation.
 Asked: 9/8/2017 I am a 65-year old breast cancer patient at JH with Stage 1A, ER/PR+, HER2+ breast cancer.
 Asked: 9/6/2017 DX Stage 1 grade 3 TNBC June 2016 no node involvement, 4 AC, 12 Taxol + Carbo first then Bilateral mastectomy, PCR.
 Asked: 9/5/2017 Read a previous question asking whether stage 1 tumours might have metastasized before surgery.
 Asked: 9/4/2017 I have been diagnosed with metaplastic (squamous cell) breast cancer along with IDBC and DCIs.
 Asked: 9/2/2017 Your response: "Request that your case be presented to their weekly breast cancer tumor board.
 Asked: 9/1/2017 I have a question regarding pathology. Pathology report states one LEVEL III node positive w/2.2mm macrometastasis.
 Asked: 9/1/2017 Just had wide local excision with wire of stage 3 tumour 3.8cm size and in one lymph node which did not result in clear margins.
 Asked: 9/1/2017 I am the person who asked why Stage 3A is considered early stage.
 Asked: 8/31/2017 Why are Stage 3 A cancers still considered early stage? What is the thinking behind this, please?
 Asked: 8/22/2017 i am diagnosed with Stage 2 IDC ER+, Grade 2 with a ICH result of +2 and an inconclusive FISH test.
 Asked: 8/17/2017 I read online that survival rates for stage 2 breast cancers are high.
 Asked: 8/17/2017 Good Morning! What is/if any the difference in prognosis/ long term, disease free survival between ILC and IDC if both have favorable factors, ER+,PR+ HER2-, stage...
 Asked: 8/16/2017 I am 29 years old female and was diagnosed with IDC, grade 3, T2N1M0, mostly triple negative breast cancer with ER 4%, PR -, and HER2-.
 Asked: 8/16/2017 I had a complete hysterectomy 15 years ago with ovaries removed and had severe hot flashes even the day before visiting my doctor to show...
 Asked: 8/16/2017 My tumours were 0.9 cms, 0.7 cms and 0.2 cms.
 Asked: 8/15/2017 My ultrasound shows my heterogenous mass at 2.3 X 2.1 X 2.3.
 Asked: 8/11/2017 Hi. I had a 1.3cm tubular carcinoma with 2 tiny satellite foca.
 Asked: 8/6/2017 How common would it be for a Stage1 breast cancer to have metastasized before even being removed?
 Asked: 8/5/2017 Stage 3a, grade 2, 3cm IDC, ER/PR+, HER-, 4/15 nodes with macromets.
 Asked: 8/5/2017 Diagnosed with low grade DCIS arising from intraductal papilloma at 1:00 (1cm) and 7:00 (0.5cm), left breast, ER positive.
 Asked: 8/1/2017 You said in one of your answers that many stage 1 breast cancer patients survive the disease.
 Asked: 7/29/2017 I have recently read in a book called "the new generation breast cancer book" written by the chief of breast surgery at mount Sinai that...
 Asked: 7/28/2017 Iam a 70 year old, very healthy woman, diagnosed with invasive breast cancer, under the nipple.
 Asked: 7/28/2017 What does it mean idc grade 2, +/+/2+/30%.
 Asked: 7/26/2017 My mother was diagnosed with TNBC. She recently had a lumpectomy.
 Asked: 7/21/2017 California state and my HMO each sent me a letter after my mammagram telling me I had extremely dense breasts.
 Asked: 7/21/2017 1. What is the current diagnostic standard of care for patient''s with extreme dense breasts? 2.
 Asked: 7/19/2017 I have been diagnosed with HER2 positive breast cancer.
 Asked: 7/17/2017 I had a mammogram, followed by an ultrasound and aspiration biopsy, with clip placement The results were intraductal papilloma.
 Asked: 7/16/2017 How does JH define Luminal B cancer? Does it include ER+, HER2+ cancers? If not, why not?
 Asked: 7/14/2017 Please help me understand my mother pathology report it''s says The specimen shows many malignant cells arranged in medium to large clusters and sheets
 Asked: 7/10/2017 Hi Lillie, you have answered a question regarding my moms case before and I cannot express my gratitude.
 Asked: 7/9/2017 I was diagnosed TN October 15, 2015.
 Asked: 7/9/2017 I was diagnosed with TNBC, Grade 3, Aug of 2014.
 Asked: 6/29/2017 Hi, I have a 58 y/o AAF with a 6.5cm invasive solid papillary carcinoma, grade 3, triple negative.
 Asked: 6/25/2017 Hi Lilley, my tumor was 1.5cm, scored a 6 on Nottingham so grade 2, ki-67 -10, oncotype was a 12, clear margins too, gene negative,...
 Asked: 6/25/2017 Ho, you answered a previous question I had regarding BRCA gene.
 Asked: 6/25/2017 Does having BRCA mutation affect your chance of recurrence ? If so why and how ?
 Asked: 6/24/2017 How many people with the chek2 gene develop breast cancer ?
 Asked: 6/24/2017 I am 48 and just diagnosed with stage 2b, grade 1, ER+, PR+, HER2- IDC.
 Asked: 6/24/2017 Hi thanks for taking the time out to answer this question! At first we were told the breast cancer was stage 1a grade 2 idc,after...
 Asked: 6/14/2017 I have a 50mm high grade DCIS with microinvasion which has been picked up through screening mammography and vacuum assisted biopsy.
 Asked: 6/12/2017 My daughter in law was diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer in December of 2016.
 Asked: 6/12/2017 I had previously asked a question regarding staging.
 Asked: 6/7/2017 Hi, my mom (55) was recently diagnosed with IDC, 1.5cm 90%er+, 30%pr%, her2-,ki-67-10%, mitotic rate was very low as well.
 Asked: 6/6/2017 Biopsy resulted DCIS, grade 3. I went to see a surgeon she said it was possible that radiologist didn''t sample the mass because the clip adjacent to the mass and DCIS doesn''t typically present with a mass.
 Asked: 6/1/2017 My 83-year old mother (who is otherwise healthy as can be) was diagnosed with angiocarcinoma of her left breast yesterday.
 Asked: 6/1/2017 I am Stage 1a, grade 3, tnbc and also brca1+...I have had 4 AC and am currently doing 12 Taxol...I had a double mastectomy prior...
 Asked: 5/30/2017 How fast DCIS, grade 3 would become invasive cancer without surgery? It said this grade DCIS would come back in 2-10 years and most of...
 Asked: 5/26/2017 The surgeon doesn''t believe the biopsy result that is DCIS, grade 3 because the x-ray image showed the marker was at next to the tumor...
 Asked: 5/24/2017 Hello, about one month ago, I was diagnosed with stage IA T1 cN0 triple negative breast cancer in my left breast.
 Asked: 5/23/2017 DCIS 1.9 x1.4 x1.5cm, grade 3.
 Asked: 5/22/2017 I''m resubmitting my question with more detail: I''m TNBC stage IIIc.
 Asked: 5/22/2017 I''m TNBC stage IIIc. Was diagnosed at age 44 and had chemo, then bilateral mastectomy, & then radiation.
 Asked: 5/22/2017 I had a left breast mastectomy with reconstruction with implants for IDC, Stage 2A, ER/PR negative, HER2 postive, with 3 lymph nodes positive 5 years...

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