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9/20/2017Hi Lillie, first I would like to thank you from bottom of my heart...for your help and your time..was diagnosed with dcis in March 2016 tnbc 5.5 cms and more than 10 micro invasion all less then 1mm and 3mmidc within that.and out of 5 lymph nodes one was positive for micromet .6mm had total mastectomy and had chemo 4cycles of tc completed on August 2016 and then MRI in October 2016 bilateral breast was normal no reconstruction mammo in March 2017 for right breast was good..after my March follow up somehow I feel something wrong with liver when I press with my one finger just four fingers gap away from my belly button towards right it is tender then when I press on it after that I pass gas then no pain do you think it could be lever or transverse colon when told my surgeon she said it's not a symptom of liver and told not to worry do you think because I have in my head fixed that somethings in liver is wrong by brain is doing inventory job earlier I was worried something wrong in brain and had symptoms but now nothing because focusing on this next month I have oncology appointment now almost 1.6 years out from diagnosis where do I stand with respect to recurrence...what are the typical symptoms of liver mets...when should I be worried I hope your answer gives me peace of mind..Thank you...
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9/21/2017your doctor is correct-- not a sign of a liver mets. could be actually your gallbladder. see your PCP about it. this is his/her area of specialty! be well dear. L

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