Chemotherapy Expert Forum
If chemotherapy is needed after mastectomy?
About This Forum:

Welcome to the International Chemotherapy forum. Questions related to lung cancer will be answered by a medical doctor.

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

If chemotherapy is needed after mastectomy?

My mam 56 years old, underwent modified radical mastectomy for a tumor of 2 cm grade 2 and t1 pathologically, after the surgery the spicement also examined pathologically revealed that no reminants of the tumor and lymph node negative, and ER ,PR,H2R protein are negative.she in menopause stage from 5 to 6 years.
Is there any recommendation for post operative chemotherapy?
Related Discussions
322973_tn?1239908038
Hi,
Recent European (St Gallen Consensus Conference) and American (National Comprehensive Cancer Network) guidelines clearly state that a breast cancer patient with tumor of size 2 cm (as in your mothers case) would benefit from chemotherapy.
All the best, and God Bless!
Blank
Continue discussion Blank
MedHelp Health Answers
Blank
Weight Tracker
Weight Tracker
Start Tracking Now
RSS Expert Activity
233488_tn?1310696703
Blank
New Cannabis Article from NORTH Mag...
Jul 20 by John C Hagan III, MD, FACS, FAAOBlank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
3 Reasons Why You are Still Binge E...
Jul 14 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank
242532_tn?1269553979
Blank
Emotional Eating: What Your Closet ...
Jul 09 by Roger Gould, M.D.Blank