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8/20/2015hi my mom was diagnosed with idc about 3 months ago I'm not sure yet what is the er,pr,her2 status but if this were to turn out tnbc is there still hope given that there is no evidence of mets. bone scans were done and the lymph nodes returned negative. All the negative comments and stories of tnbc really scare me and make me feel hopeless. I have heard chemo is good at treating this form of bc is that true? thank you.
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8/20/2015if you were expecting a baby right now all you would hear are stories like this too--- "congratulations. i remember when i was pregnant. i was sick every day, then was in labor for 92 hours and then the baby came out my nose. good luck to you." people are not on the internet telling good stories because they are out busy living their lives. every reason to be optimistic that you mom will do well, including if triple negative.

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