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|Types and Stages of Breast Cancer
Questions about the different types and stages of breast cancer.
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|5/30/2012||What is your prognosis? I was diagnosed w/a 6.5cm breast lump Stage 3 with two sets of califications removed and 16 lymph nodes. 2 nodes were positive. I had a mastectomy, reconstruction, chemotherapy and radiation therapy. How do my chances look?|
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|5/30/2012||actually, your doctor can use adjuvantonline.com to calculate it for you, but please remember you are not a statistic. you have apparently been aggressive with your treatment which is good. sounds like maybe triple negative since no mention of herceptin or hormonal therapy. Even if the statistics are not numbers you want to read, your mission is to be on the survival end of the equation. so set your sights on that goal. period!|
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