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invasive ductal carcinoma stage 2

A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barry Rosen
33 years experience General Surgery
High: Published 5-yr survival rates are 81% for iia and 84% for iib breast ca. Keep in mind this includes mortality from other causes and reflects patients ... Read More
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Dr. Romeo Mandanas
37 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Very good: Across the board the 5 year survival rate of stage ii invasive ductal cancer of the breast is about 86%. Not all stage ii cancers are the same and man ... Read More
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Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Palpable lesion: Stage II breast cancer indicates a slightly more advanced form of breast cancer. The cancer cells have spread beyond the original location and into t ... Read More
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Dr. Herman Hammerstead
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UCSF Med Ctr.: Get oncology consult. Either UCSF / UC Davis or Stanford.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Oncologist: These very important questions have to be answered by an oncologist who treats breast cancer.Contact a social worker at your local hospital to see whe ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Blachly
Specializes in Hematology and Oncology
Doesnt work that way: It is common, but not right, to think of cancer stages (1, 2, 3, 4) as a progression 1->2->3->4. However, the more we learn about cancer the ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience Surgical Oncology
Depends tumor size: If tumor small and was non palpable but only defined on mammogram, if lesion with intraductal components smaller than 1 cm, and sentinel node bx neg. ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Devon Webster
21 years experience Medical Oncology
More than 50%: This is a hard question. Invasive ductal carcinoma is the most common type of breast cancer. It depends on whether it's stage3a, b or c, and the time ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Breast cancer: It will need to be treated in order to save your life. The information about the appearance are to help the physicians determine exactly how best to t ... Read More
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Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Breast cancer: This is the common locally advanced form of breast cancer that must be treated immediately to maximize your survival chances.
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