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Neck and supraclavicular swelling 2 years after breast cancer treatment?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Regina Hampton
Breast Surgery

In brief: Do not assume

This is best answered by your doctors who are members of you oncology team. You need an immediate appointment and imaging to get this figured out.
It could be tumor or late radiation effects or other non breast cancer conditions. Good luck and please call your doctor.

In brief: Do not assume

This is best answered by your doctors who are members of you oncology team. You need an immediate appointment and imaging to get this figured out.
It could be tumor or late radiation effects or other non breast cancer conditions. Good luck and please call your doctor.
Dr. Regina Hampton
Dr. Regina Hampton
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Dr. Randall Rogers
Emergency Medicine

In brief: Very concerning

you should go back to your oncologist right away

In brief: Very concerning

you should go back to your oncologist right away
Dr. Randall Rogers
Dr. Randall Rogers
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Dr. Myron Arlen
Surgery - Oncology

In brief: Metatstatic tumor

Depending on node status at the time of primary resection, if multiple axillary nodes are removed, occasionally one sees supraclavicular swelling.
Removal of these nodes with RT followed by chemo can control furher spread

In brief: Metatstatic tumor

Depending on node status at the time of primary resection, if multiple axillary nodes are removed, occasionally one sees supraclavicular swelling.
Removal of these nodes with RT followed by chemo can control furher spread
Dr. Myron Arlen
Dr. Myron Arlen
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