I have Chronic Fatigue Immune Dysfunction Syndrome since 1991. My natural killer cells are around 10. I receive IVIG, 30 grams every three weeks to help keep infections at bay. I recently completed mammosite radiation and the question to have chemo or not lingers. I was told by two physicians using the oncotype DX as a model, that I fall into a gray area because my recurrence score is 15. I was told this is a three percent differential whether I take chemo or I don't take chemo. I am afraid to move forward because I know the chemo will completely wipe out what immune system I have and may open the door to opportunistic infections. I really need guidance and the doctors are unwilling to comment one way or the other. I need to know if the benefit will outweigh the complications. Can you please help me?
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