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3/29/2016May 2015 diagnosed with r breast cancer, 70yo,1A, 2cm, er+, pr-,her-,no node involvement, oncotype score 18. Treated with lumpectomy, radition 5000 centigrade total breast, 1000 spot. Now on anastrozole 1mg daily. I am having severe pain in my hip and knee and gaining weight, Is there a better treatment. Some days I have difficulty walking, Having a Dexa scan in a few weeks.
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3/29/2016By better treatment I suspect you mean with less side effects. first information your medical oncologist of the impact hormonal therapy is having on your quality of life. he/she may want to switch you to a different AI perhaps to see if this symptom diminishes.

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