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8/2/2017Hi lilie
I wrote to u several times before.. my wife was diagnosed 3 years ago wilt stage 1 grade 1 luminal a breast cancer.. yesterday she felt a sudden pain in the right hip.. when she's resting mainly no pain.. when she moves its painful.. she took one anti inflammatory pill yesterday.. today she didn't took any.. she told me she feels bit better than yesterday.. I'm trying to call the oncologist... pls advice what shd be done.. Im really afraid
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8/2/2017After treatment ends, one of the most common concerns is that the cancer will come back. The fear of recurrence is very real and entirely normal. Not every new pain means the cancer has returned. If pain persists it should be followed up by your health care provider to determine the cause.

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