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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience in Radiation Oncology
Treatment: Does not alter biologic behavior. Mets are never good. Some argue to re-biopsy to recheck re-ceptors (er, pr her-2-neu): the cells that metastasize ma ... Read More
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Dr. Steven Ginsberg
36 years experience in Hematology and Oncology
Not sure: There are many breast cancer drugs available for metastatic disease. Several drugs have been recently approved for use. These include lapatinib, pertu ... Read More
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Dr. George T Tsai
26 years experience in General Surgery
Cancer spread: In later stages of breast cancer, the disease is no longer confined to the breast. When breast cancer is found in bone, brain, lung and/or liver - it ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Zadeh
16 years experience in General Surgery
Distal Spread: Metastasis occurs when a cancer spreads outside of its organ of origin. Therefore metastatic breast cancer is when breast cancer has spread to involve ... Read More
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