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Topic: Looking for 10 years+ BC survivors

Forum: "Middle Age" 40-60(ish) Years Old With Breast Cancer —

Meet others in this age-range who share similar life issues.

Posted on: Mar 13, 2010 01:30AM

farooqbd wrote:

my mom (age 50) is a BC survivor(10years +), diagnosed at jan 2000, T3N0M0, infiltrating duct cell carcinoma. received chemo (CMF)+radiation+ 5 years tamoxifen. now  she is quite OK. but little bit problem is that she cannot tolerate any medicines ( antibiotic, pain killer etc). she feels irritation and weakness if she takes those in case of necessary. her liver function, ultrasonogram of abdomen , chest x-ray, CT scan brain are ok. no symptoms of recurrence yet. despite that she is becoming physically weak day by day. i dont know, is there any chance of immunity degradation for long time (10 years +) survivors. do u have any knowledge or experiences regarding this pls share with me. i will b grateful to u. good luck

Dx 1/20/2000, IDC, 4cm, Stage IIA, 0/0 nodes
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