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This patient support community is for discussions relating to breast cancer, biopsy, genetics, chemotherapy, hormone therapy, lumps, lumpectomy, lymph node dissection, lymphedema, mammograms, mastectomy, radiation therapy, reconstruction, self exams, and stage 3 and 4 treatments.

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teresa0519Aug 03, 2012
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By soblest Blank
I was told by one doctor that I had stage IIIc, my mass was a little over 2 cm, and I had 11+ of 30 nodes. My medica...
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bluebutterfly2222Aug 03, 2012
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By chui Blank
I had 11 nodes removed. I have had major drainage for 6 weeks. Drain removed after 6 weeks. Wound sealed over. Now I ...
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bluebutterfly2222Aug 03, 2012
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todd30Feb 27, 2011
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By porus Blank
Dx June 2009 by PET CT with grade 3 tumor in left breast and small lung nodules at 29 Yrs.(ER,PR,HER negative).Chemot...
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Dr_LeanJul 21, 2012
Arti Sharma, M.D. Jul 14, 2012
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By Dr_Lean Blank
I was first diagnosed with breast cancer in '08. I beat it the first time, but it returned as stage 4 metastatic in m...
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Sian65Jul 17, 2012
Arti Sharma, M.D. Jun 16, 2012
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By babygui Blank
I have just been told my tumor marker CA27-29 has gone from 33 to 203. The doctor is ordering a cat scan. In six mo...
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Sian65Jun 27, 2012
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By Bear58 Blank
My son's wife was dx with stage 4 breast cancer a year ago. Their relationship went from volatile to physical on both...
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By bigkev414 Blank
Hi My wife aged 74 has been diagnosed as having breast cancer in the left breast and markedly enlarged left axillary...
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Arti Sharma, M.D. Jun 16, 2012
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By udaykraj Blank
hi My mother has completed her 3rd chemotherapy and asked us to come again for 4th chemo. I asked the doctor is it ne...
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Arti Sharma, M.D. Jun 16, 2012
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By tomandchris Blank
can you tell me how reliable Ca 153 is as a tumour marker?
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Arti Sharma, M.D. Jun 16, 2012
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By acaliforniamom Blank
Bone scans taken over the past year showed hot spots in the same areas which my doctor took to be bone healing. Howe...
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Arti Sharma, M.D. Jun 16, 2012
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By genevas29 Blank
A tumor marker has been rising for two months. I have Stage 4 with bone mets. I was taking Zometa until a year ago, w...
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Arti Sharma, M.D. Jun 16, 2012
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By kattwebb Blank
What does metabolically active lymph nodes mean? Thank You,KW
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Arti Sharma, M.D. Jun 16, 2012
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By laz99 Blank
My wife had a mascetomyleft breast in December 2003 followed by chemotherapy. She had a recurrence in december 2007 i...
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Arti Sharma, M.D. Jun 16, 2012
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By ForAnna Blank
My 86 year old mother has been in denial about a lump in her breast for three yeas. It started out the size of a bea...
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Arti Sharma, M.D. Jun 13, 2012
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By Pooja12345 Blank
Hi !!! my mother has been detected with breast cancer and has undergone surgery 2 weeks before. Dr has adviced her PE...
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Arti Sharma, M.D. Jun 12, 2012
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By sopsy Blank
My mamo results says normal but axillary lymph nodes noted, what does this mean?
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Claudia413Jun 10, 2012
bluebutterfly2222Jun 07, 2012
Claudia413May 31, 2012
christianfarberMay 25, 2012
SueYoung55Dec 12, 2011
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By marilyn379 Blank
My daughter died of breast cancer a month ago. She went through 6 months of chemo and 6 weeks of radiation. Three we...
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Paderla Anitha, DNB  May 31, 2012
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maybebaby29Mar 23, 2012
Paderla Anitha, DNB  Mar 17, 2012
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By maybebaby29 Blank
My mom is going to be without chemo for two months due to recovery from pneumonia. In early Jan, her cancer tumor mar...
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JaqutaMay 04, 2012
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By vinu08 Blank
What is the stage of cancer of wife with post operated biopsy report nT2N0Mx and ER,PR report Negative? What is the b...
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bluebutterfly2222May 16, 2012
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By Jaquta Blank
This is a hypothetical question as I have yet to undergo a biopsy. I have been referred urgently to a surgeon but as...
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