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|Types and Stages of Breast Cancer
Questions about the different types and stages of breast cancer.
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|5/10/2006||Diagnosed with DIC, IIa with 1/9 lymph nodes pos, ER/PR/Her2 + . Have just completed 4 AC with TH to follow later this month. I have a slightly swollen breast with a large area of faint redness which sort of comes & goes (gets redder with heat (like out of the shower)), no temperature. My oncologist diagnosed cellulitis & I have had a course of keflex....color much lighter but still apparent, other symptoms still the same. I am concerned about IBC. I asked him specifically about IBC. How long is reasonable to wait before insisting on a punch biopsy ?|
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|5/11/2006||i'd pursue it now... just to be safe.|
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