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Adjuvant tamoxifen or other chemotherapy for ER pr negative cancer?

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Dr. Raja Mudad
Internal Medicine - Oncology
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In brief: Chemotherapy

Tamoxifen is only used for patients whose tumors are positive for er and/or pr.

In brief: Chemotherapy

Tamoxifen is only used for patients whose tumors are positive for er and/or pr.
Dr. Raja Mudad
Dr. Raja Mudad
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Dr. Regina Hampton
Breast Surgery
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In brief: Chemotherapy

A tumor that is er/estrogen and pr/progesterone negative will not respond to tamoxifen.
If the her-2neu is also negative then you have triple negative breast cancer. Chemotherapy is your primary adjuvant treatment.

In brief: Chemotherapy

A tumor that is er/estrogen and pr/progesterone negative will not respond to tamoxifen.
If the her-2neu is also negative then you have triple negative breast cancer. Chemotherapy is your primary adjuvant treatment.
Dr. Regina Hampton
Dr. Regina Hampton
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