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12/22/2016After surgery of a 43 years old female patient, she has breast cancer with a stage notify as pT2NoMX.
Histologic Grade: Nottingham Histologic score:
Glandular/Tubular Differentiation: Score 2: 50% of tumor area forming glandular/tubular structures
Nuclear Pleomorphism: Score 2
Diameter of Microscopre Field (mm): .41
Number of Mitoses per 10 High-Power Fields: 7
Mitotic Count: Score 2
Overall Grade: Grade 2: Scores of 6
Histologic Grade: Moderately differentiated
Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS): No DCIS is present
Lobular Carcinoma In Situ (LCIS): Not identified

What is your opinion about the patient? Is it curable? What should be involved in further treatment? thank you for reading.
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12/22/2016so the actual diameter of the invasive disease wasn't listed. it is stage 2 however so it is somewhere between 2 and 5 cms in size. this is considered an early stage and should be very treatable. also no reference to key prognostic factors like estrogen, progesterone, and HER2 receptors.

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