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|1/27/2006||My Oconcolgist is suggesting a clinical trial which involves suppression of ovaries plus either Tamoxifin or Exemestane compared with with Tamoxifin alone. I was dx with Stage 1 IDC (1.6 tumor size) er & pr+ and her2-, and just completed 4 rounds A/C, and will begin 33 days radiation beginning in February. My mind was set on Tamoxifin, but I am seriously considering this clinical trial. Do you participate in this trial? Have you heard about ovarian suppression and its effects. What about the use of Exemestane vs. Tamoxifin. I am 43. Thank you again.|
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|1/29/2006||this a clinical trial we are familiar with and is very much worth participating in. it may give you an edge over traditional treatment.|
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