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3/11/2017My wife had breast cancer in 2015, ER/PR+, her2-. in dec 2016 it metastasized to the bone..a bone biopsy was done and came back triple is where I get confused...can these bone biopsies be 100 percent accurate as to if the cancer mutated? She is currently being treated with ibrance and faslodex for the past 2 months...recent scans still show progression...your thoughts as to keep being treated with ibrance and faslodex? Should we treat for triple negative? Any thoughts would be appreciated..
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3/12/2017we would need to see her to determine what treatment recommendations we would have for her. Nearly 1 in 5 women end up with the metastatic lesions found elsewhere in the body to be the opposite receptors than what they originally was for ER/PR, and/or HER2.

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