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6/14/2017Hi, I just read your answer related to ER+/PR- BC. The person asked if it's true that they behave similar to triple negatives and tend to recur early within five years. You said, "Most do, but not all."

Does that mean if one has ER+/PR-/HER2- BC it will likely recur in 5 years, or did you mean if it does recur, it usually does within 5 years? I know I've asked before if hormonal therapy is effective for that subtype and I was told yes. I was highly ER+ (99%) and now I'm concerned about my very weak/negative PR status. I hope hormonal therapy will still be effective and that subtype isn't the same as triple negative.

I did dose dense AC+T chemo, surgery, radiation, and am now on Zoladex and AI.

Thank you so much!
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6/15/2017most do NOT recur.

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