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Questions about Hormonal Therapy.
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|1/28/2006||My Mum is 88 years old and had bilateral segmental mastectomy. 11 out of 13 nodes (R) were positive, Stage is T3N3MX. Right side tumor was very large and invasive(9 CM), left was DCIS, about 4cm. At 88, with arthritis pain, etc., which hormone would be best? Which has the least side-effects which would give her a decent quality of life at her age? Thanks so much.|
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|1/29/2006||first they need to verify that her cancer was hormone receptor positive, then they would look at one of the aromatase inhibitors for her.|
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