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Topic: Would you mind sharing your age at time of diagnosis?

Forum: Stage I Breast Cancer — Meet other members with a Stage I breast cancer diagnosis to share information and support.

Posted on: Nov 17, 2013 08:25PM

ByFaith wrote:

To those here who are willing, would you mind sharing your age at time of diagnosis? I was nearly 54.

Dx 4/2010, IDC, 1cm, Stage I, Grade 2, 0/5 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 5/20/2010 Lumpectomy: Left Radiation Therapy 7/12/2010 Breast, Lymph nodes Hormonal Therapy 9/1/2010 Arimidex (anastrozole)
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Nov 17, 2013 09:03PM sheila888 wrote:

I was exactly the same age as you were

Nerdy

Sheila♥ Dx 4/8/2005, IDC, Right, 1cm, Stage IA, Grade 2, 0/1 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2+ Dx 8/21/2015, IDC, Left, 1cm, Stage IIB, Grade 2, 1/3 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 10/13/2015 Mastectomy: Left; Prophylactic mastectomy: Right Dx 11/2018, IDC, Stage IV, metastasized to bone/liver/lungs, Grade 2, ER+/PR+, HER2-
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Nov 17, 2013 09:32PM suemed8749 wrote:

I turned 54 in September (2007) and was dx in January 2008.

Dx 1/15/2008, IDC, 2cm, Stage IIA, Grade 3, 0/3 nodes, ER-/PR-, HER2+
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Nov 17, 2013 09:40PM mdg wrote:

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Maria Visit my BC Blog at breastcancerwontdefineme.blogs... Dx 12/13/2010, IDC, 1cm, Stage I, Grade 2, 0/2 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 12/22/2010 Lumpectomy: Right Surgery 1/26/2011 Mastectomy: Right; Prophylactic mastectomy: Left; Reconstruction (left): Tissue expander placement; Reconstruction (right): Tissue expander placement Chemotherapy 3/2/2011 Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Taxotere (docetaxel) Hormonal Therapy 5/18/2011 Surgery 6/21/2011 Reconstruction (left); Reconstruction (right) Surgery 12/9/2011 Reconstruction (left): Nipple reconstruction; Reconstruction (right): Nipple reconstruction
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Nov 17, 2013 09:49PM catbert42 wrote:

I had just turned 55. What a birthday!

Cat

Surgery 1/14/2008 Mastectomy: Left, Right; Reconstruction (left); Reconstruction (right)
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Nov 17, 2013 09:52PM Pessa wrote:

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Dx 2/20/2010, IDC, <1cm, 0/3 nodes, ER+/PR-, HER2- Chemotherapy 5/5/2010 AC Surgery 10/22/2010 Lumpectomy: Right; Mastectomy: Right; Prophylactic mastectomy: Left Hormonal Therapy 11/20/2010 Arimidex (anastrozole)
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Nov 17, 2013 09:54PM wrenn wrote:

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Metaplastic IDC Triple negative...Tumour is 1.5cm. BMX Aug. 16th. Chemo cancelled after one dose due to complications. Dx 7/25/2013, IDC, Left, 1cm, Stage IA, Grade 3, 0/6 nodes, ER-/PR-, HER2- Surgery 8/16/2013 Lymph node removal: Left, Sentinel, Underarm/Axillary; Mastectomy: Left, Right
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Nov 17, 2013 10:00PM - edited Nov 17, 2013 10:54PM by juliaanna

One month after my 57th birthday.

"Just live your life so that every morning, when you plant your feet on the floor beside your bed, the devil gets a cold chill and says, 'Oh CRAP' She's awake.'" Original diagnosis 2/7/12-mucinous carcinoma. Dx 2/7/2012, 1cm, Stage I, Grade 1, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 4/4/2012 Lumpectomy: Left; Lymph node removal: Left, Sentinel Dx 4/5/2012, DCIS Dx 4/5/2012, IDC Dx 4/5/2012, ILC, Grade 2, 0/1 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 5/31/2012 Mastectomy: Left; Prophylactic mastectomy: Right; Reconstruction (left): Tissue expander placement; Reconstruction (right): Tissue expander placement Surgery 11/15/2012 Reconstruction (left); Reconstruction (right) Surgery 7/25/2013 Reconstruction (left): Nipple reconstruction; Reconstruction (right): Nipple reconstruction
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Nov 17, 2013 11:24PM Blessings2011 wrote:

60. Same age as my mom was when she was dx'd.

Dx 9/15/2011, IDC, <1cm, Stage IA, Grade 2, 0/3 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 12/4/2011 Lymph node removal: Left; Mastectomy: Left, Right; Reconstruction (left): Tissue expander placement; Reconstruction (right): Tissue expander placement Surgery 8/21/2012 Reconstruction (left); Reconstruction (right) Hormonal Therapy 9/4/2012 Arimidex (anastrozole) Hormonal Therapy 10/21/2013 Femara (letrozole)
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Nov 18, 2013 12:58AM Pawprint wrote:

three years ago...age 56

Dx 6/10/2010, ILC, 1cm, Stage IB, Grade 2, 1/3 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 8/13/2010 Mastectomy: Left, Right Hormonal Therapy 8/19/2010 Arimidex (anastrozole) Surgery 11/6/2010 Reconstruction (left); Reconstruction (right)
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Nov 18, 2013 04:02AM slv58 wrote:

54 for me

Shari "my clouds are always silver" Chemotherapy 1/23/2013 Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Ellence (epirubicin), Fluorouracil (5-fluorouracil, 5-FU, Adrucil), Taxotere (docetaxel) Surgery 6/7/2013 Lumpectomy: Right; Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel Radiation Therapy 7/5/2013 Breast, Lymph nodes Surgery 3/10/2015 Mastectomy: Right; Reconstruction (right): DIEP flap Chemotherapy 4/22/2015 Carboplatin (Paraplatin), Gemzar (gemcitabine)
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Nov 18, 2013 04:37AM Momof3GreatKids wrote:

I was dx a couple days after I turned 42 last year.

Dx 3/2/2012, IDC, 2cm, Stage IB, Grade 2, 1/3 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 3/13/2012 Lumpectomy: Right; Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel Chemotherapy 5/7/2012 AC + T (Taxol) Radiation Therapy 10/17/2012 Breast, Lymph nodes Hormonal Therapy 10/24/2012 Surgery 1/9/2013 Prophylactic ovary removal Hormonal Therapy 1/16/2013 Femara (letrozole) Hormonal Therapy 1/30/2014 Arimidex (anastrozole) Hormonal Therapy 11/14/2014 Aromasin (exemestane)
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Nov 18, 2013 05:32AM Annette47 wrote:

I was 45 at the time.

Dx 11/20/2012, DCIS, <1cm, Stage 0, Grade 2, 0/3 nodes, ER+/PR+ Dx 11/20/2012, IDC, <1cm, Stage IA, Grade 2, 0/3 nodes, ER+/PR+ Surgery 12/17/2012 Lumpectomy: Left; Lymph node removal: Left, Sentinel Radiation Therapy 1/20/2013 Breast Hormonal Therapy 3/31/2013
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Nov 18, 2013 05:33AM Bounce wrote:

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Dx 8/5/2013, IDC, <1cm, Stage IA, Grade 2, 0/2 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 8/31/2013 Lumpectomy: Right; Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel Radiation Therapy 11/3/2013 Breast Hormonal Therapy 12/31/2013 Tamoxifen pills (Nolvadex, Apo-Tamox, Tamofen, Tamone)
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Nov 18, 2013 05:46AM - edited Nov 18, 2013 06:02AM by Fiaranch1

I was 28 the first time (lumpectomy ) and 55 this time (BMX). All I can say is the technology and treatments this time have improved tremendously !!

"And the day came when the risk it took to remain tight inside the bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom". Anais Nin Dx 9/16/2013, IDC, 1cm, Stage I, Grade 1, 1/2 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 10/21/2013 Lymph node removal: Left, Right, Sentinel, Underarm/Axillary; Mastectomy: Left, Right Hormonal Therapy 11/21/2013 Arimidex (anastrozole)
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Nov 18, 2013 06:34AM farmerlucy wrote:


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Dx at 51 after a preventive mx that wasn't. Oncotype dx 3. 3D tattoos from Vinnie! PTSD?? You are not alone! Surgery 2/21/2012 Prophylactic mastectomy; Reconstruction (left): Tissue expander placement; Reconstruction (right): Tissue expander placement Dx 2/24/2012, IDC, Right, 1cm, Stage IA, Grade 2, 0/1 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- (FISH) Surgery 3/11/2012 Lymph node removal: Sentinel Surgery 7/22/2012 Reconstruction (left): Silicone implant; Reconstruction (right): Silicone implant Hormonal Therapy 4/10/2013 Tamoxifen pills (Nolvadex, Apo-Tamox, Tamofen, Tamone) Surgery 4/14/2015 Prophylactic ovary removal
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Nov 18, 2013 07:49AM dogsandjogs wrote:

46 and 74 (second primary in other breast)

Dx 11/1982, IDC, <1cm, Stage I, Grade 2, 0/17 nodes Surgery 11/17/1982 Lymph node removal: Right; Mastectomy: Right; Reconstruction (right): Nipple reconstruction Dx 11/15/2010, IDC, <1cm, Stage I, Grade 2, 0/1 nodes, ER+/PR+ Surgery 2/11/2011 Lumpectomy: Left; Lymph node removal: Left, Sentinel
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Nov 18, 2013 08:04AM spendygirl wrote:

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Nov 18, 2013 10:40AM fadheir wrote:

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Dx 11/22/2008, IDC, 2cm, Stage IA, Grade 2, 0/14 nodes, ER+/PR+ Surgery 11/29/2008 Lymph node removal: Left, Underarm/Axillary; Mastectomy: Left Surgery 11/30/2009 Lymph node removal: Right, Underarm/Axillary; Mastectomy: Right
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Nov 18, 2013 10:55AM lekker wrote:

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Colorectal carcinoma in situ January 2000 (age 30), and now this... Dx 7/2012, ILC, Right, 1cm, Stage IA, Grade 1, 0/2 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 8/6/2012 Lumpectomy: Right Surgery 10/3/2012 Mastectomy: Right; Prophylactic mastectomy: Left; Reconstruction (left): Tissue expander placement; Reconstruction (right): Tissue expander placement Surgery 3/12/2013 Reconstruction (left); Reconstruction (right) Surgery 4/11/2013 Prophylactic ovary removal
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Nov 18, 2013 11:18AM jcolford wrote:

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BRCA1 Positive TNBC Dx 6/25/2012, IDC, Left, 4cm, Stage IIB, Grade 3, 3/5 nodes, ER-/PR-, HER2- (IHC) Surgery 7/20/2012 Lymph node removal: Left, Sentinel; Mastectomy: Left Surgery 8/29/2012 Lymph node removal: Left, Underarm/Axillary Chemotherapy 10/1/2012 AC + T (Taxol) Surgery 6/13/2013 Prophylactic ovary removal Surgery 9/10/2014 Prophylactic mastectomy: Right Dx 3/10/2017, Left, 3cm, Stage IV, metastasized to liver/lungs/other, Grade 3, 3/5 nodes, ER-/PR-, HER2-
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Nov 18, 2013 11:48AM nesw wrote:

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Dx 10/12/2012 DCIS-MI, multicentric, IDC microinvasion, Stage 1, grade 3, 0/3 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2+
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Nov 18, 2013 12:24PM lintrollerderby wrote:

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Diagnosed at age 34 on 11 May 2011 • IDC • Right • 1.3 cm • Stage I • Grade 3 • 0/3 nodes • ER-/PR-/HER2- • Triple Negative and Basal-Like • Ki-67: 76% • P53: 64% • BRCA1+ (no family history) • BRCA1 mutation: IVS5-11T>G (known deleterious mutation) Surgery 4/28/2011 Lumpectomy: Right Surgery 5/31/2011 Lumpectomy: Right; Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel Chemotherapy 6/23/2011 Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Taxotere (docetaxel)
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Nov 18, 2013 12:42PM PoohBear-61 wrote:

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Treatment plan Zoladex (18 months) & Tamoxifen , Oncotype score 18, Age 46 at diagnosis Dx 12/20/2012, IDC, 1cm, Stage IA, Grade 2, 0/3 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- (FISH) Surgery 1/17/2013 Lumpectomy: Right; Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel Radiation Therapy 4/19/2013 Whole-breast: Breast Hormonal Therapy
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Nov 18, 2013 12:47PM jenn333 wrote:

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Dx 8/3/2011, IDC, 2cm, Stage IA, Grade 1, 0/5 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 9/14/2011 Mastectomy: Right; Reconstruction (right): DIEP flap Radiation Therapy 11/15/2011 Hormonal Therapy 1/28/2012
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Nov 18, 2013 12:51PM SusansGarden wrote:

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"If you want to forget all your other troubles, wear too tight shoes." Dx 10/6/2010, IDC, 1cm, Stage IA, Grade 2, 0/3 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 11/30/2010 Mastectomy: Left; Prophylactic mastectomy: Right; Reconstruction (left): Tissue expander placement; Reconstruction (right): Tissue expander placement Hormonal Therapy 2/1/2011 Surgery 7/10/2013 Prophylactic ovary removal
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Nov 18, 2013 01:00PM Susie123 wrote:

49....almost 4 years ago.

Dx 12/22/2009, IDC, 1cm, Stage IA, Grade 1, 0/8 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-
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Nov 18, 2013 01:01PM blanviper wrote:

I was diagnosed one month after my 46th birthday.

Dx 1/20/2012, DCIS, 4cm, Stage 0, Grade 3, ER+/PR+, HER2- Surgery 2/16/2012 Lymph node removal: Left; Mastectomy: Left; Reconstruction (left): Tissue expander placement Dx 2/17/2012, IDC, <1cm, Stage IA, Grade 3, 0/2 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2- Hormonal Therapy 3/5/2012 Surgery 5/9/2012 Reconstruction (left) Surgery 12/16/2012 Reconstruction (left)
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Nov 18, 2013 01:09PM 2ns_Jenn wrote:

44 - 1st time, 47 - 2nd time

Jenn - I have fought once. Unfortunately, I am fighting again. This time...I will win! Dx 6/23/2010, IDC, <1cm, Stage I, Grade 2, 0/2 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2+ Surgery 7/16/2010 Lumpectomy: Left Radiation Therapy 9/28/2010 Breast Dx 4/9/2013, DCIS, <1cm, Stage 0, 0/2 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2+ Surgery 6/4/2013 Mastectomy: Left, Right; Reconstruction (left): Tissue expander placement; Reconstruction (right): Tissue expander placement Surgery 11/29/2013 Reconstruction (left); Reconstruction (right)
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Nov 18, 2013 01:13PM MaryLW wrote:

48 the first time

59 the second time

64 the third time

Mary - mets to hip, femur, ilium, and peritoneum Dx 12/1996, ILC, 2cm, Stage II, ER-/PR-, HER2- Surgery 1/16/1997 Lymph node removal: Right, Underarm/Axillary; Mastectomy: Right Chemotherapy 2/6/1997 CMF Surgery 8/14/1997 Reconstruction (right) Dx 3/2008, ILC, ER+/PR-, HER2- Surgery 3/17/2008 Lumpectomy: Right Chemotherapy 5/15/2008 Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Taxotere (docetaxel) Hormonal Therapy 7/31/2008 Arimidex (anastrozole) Radiation Therapy 8/31/2008 Breast, Lymph nodes Dx 1/14/2013, Stage IV, ER+/PR-, HER2- Radiation Therapy 2/13/2013 Bone Hormonal Therapy 3/4/2013 Faslodex (fulvestrant) Hormonal Therapy 10/21/2013 Aromasin (exemestane) Targeted Therapy 10/23/2013 Afinitor (everolimus)
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Nov 18, 2013 01:25PM Moonflower83 wrote:

I was 28.

Dx 8/26/2011, 1cm, Stage IB, Grade 3, 0/8 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-

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