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A female asked:

I am a 13 year breast cancer survivor. now i have had a ct and pet scan. shows a mass in my abdomen and diffuse lymph nodes/one above collarbone.

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Get worked up: This can certainly be recurrent breast cancer -- it can reappear decades after the primary is resected and you are congratulated on being a "five year survivor without evidence of disease." It can also be a second tumor, or an infection, or something else altogether. Your physician will probably want to get tissue, perhaps first from the mass above your collarbone.
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