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7/2/2017Dear lilie
I'm 3 yrs done with my treatment for breast cancer.
1.9 cm grade 1 er and pr positive and her 2neg..
The biopsy showed no LVI and low mitotic count.. 'MRI and pet CT and ultra sound showed no nodal involvement.. I had a neochemo.. did sentinel lymph nodes after chemo and 4 nodes came back negative as I considered node negative for my future treatments plans.. are these imaging modalities combined all together precise to determine nodal statement.. my once at that time saiid that with this kind of tumor it rarely make it to lymph nodes is that right?? I'm 38 years old now..
Thank you a lot dear lilie
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7/2/2017it makes it to the nodes, based on your staging information, 20-25% of the time. great that you had a terrific response to chemo. that bodes well for your future. be faithful in taking your hormonal theapy.

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