Breast Cancer Expert Forum
3 cm tumor
About This Forum:

Questions posted in the Breast Cancer Forum are answered by medical professionals and experts. Topics include Breast Biopsy, Chemotherapy, Hormone Therapy, Lumps, Lumpectomy, Lymph node dissection, Lymphedema, Mammograms, Mastectomy, Radiation Therapy, Reconstruction, Self Breast Exam, and Surgery.

Font Size:
A
A
A
Background:
Blank
Blank
Blank
This expert forum is not accepting new questions. Please post your question in one of our medical support communities.
Blank Blank

3 cm tumor

What are the odds that a 3 cm tumor has not spread to the lymph nodes?  It is invasive ductal carcinoma with moderately differentiate.
Avatar n tn
Dear sltennis:  The odds are favorable that it has not spread to the lymph nodes.  However, the only way to know is to do a lymph node dissection and have them examinined pathologically.
Blank
Continue discussion Blank
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now