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Posted on: Feb 18, 2012 02:06PM

cp418 wrote:

http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/241783.php

Protein That Functions In Normal Breast May Also Contribute To Breast Cancer Metastasis

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Feb 18, 2012 05:52PM dlb823 wrote:

Well that seems like plenty of reason not to mess with BHRT, which some women (including me occasionally) wonder about the possible benefit of taking post-bc tx!  It's frustrating that what seems like a normal, even beneficial, process can completely change to something else when bc cells are present.   

Thanks so much for finding and posting!    Deanna 

"The soul would have no rainbow if the eyes had no tears" Native American proverb

Dx 2/1/2008, 1cm, Stage IIa, Grade 3, 1/16 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-Dx 1/3/2014, Stage IV
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Feb 19, 2012 08:54AM, edited Feb 19, 2012 04:56PM by ihatesnowihatesnow

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Feb 19, 2012 08:55AM yorkiemom wrote:

dlb, what's BHRT?

Life is what happens while we're making other plans.

Dx 10/18/2011, IDC, 1cm, Stage IIa, Grade 1, 2/21 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-
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Feb 19, 2012 10:36AM dlb823 wrote:

Bio-identical hormone replacement therapy -- adding some natural progesterone +/or estrogen to balance estrogen, rather than eliminate it.    Deanna

"The soul would have no rainbow if the eyes had no tears" Native American proverb

Dx 2/1/2008, 1cm, Stage IIa, Grade 3, 1/16 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-Dx 1/3/2014, Stage IV
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Feb 19, 2012 10:40AM Momine wrote:

Would that also mean that there might be some protection in lopping off the whole rack while you are at it?

Dx 6/1/2011, ILC, 5cm, Stage IIIb, Grade 2, 7/23 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-Chemotherapy 06/20/2011 Cytoxan, Ellence, fluorouracil, TaxotereSurgery 09/13/2011 Mastectomy (Both)Radiation Therapy 01/09/2012 ExternalSurgery 03/08/2012 Prophylactic Ovary Removal (Both)Hormonal Therapy 04/01/2012 Femara
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Feb 19, 2012 10:43AM thefuzzylemon wrote:

I'd like to know the answer to That! In June/July I do recon and I want to remove the right breast....my Oncologist said its rare for the same cancer to hit the other one but I'm not convinced.

The Fuzzy Lemon (including all her personalities)

Dx 1/20/2011, 2cm, Stage IIIc, Grade 3, 14/15 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-
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Feb 20, 2012 09:31AM cp418 wrote:

http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2012/02/120216094917.htm

Protein That Functions in Normal Breast May Also Contribute to Breast Cancer Metastasis