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Topic: PALB2 mutation

Forum: Positive Genetic Test Results —

BRCA 1 & 2, ATM, CDH1, CHEK2, MRE11A, MSH6, NBN, p53, PALB2, PMS2, PTEN, RAD50, RECQL, and RINT1 genes

Posted on: Feb 7, 2019 12:34AM

Gigi-1 wrote:

Hi everyone. Just discovered I tested positive for the PALB2 mutation and was wondering how many others in the group have tested positive for this mutation and did it play a part in your treatment. Just had double mascetomy 1/22/19 and waiting to meet with the medical oncologist 2/27/19.TIA

Dx: 11/2018, IDC Left, 2.5cm stage 1 grade 2 0/3 nodes, ER+/PR+/, HER2 -

SX: 1/2019 Mastectomy: Left; Prophylactic mastectomy: Right; Reconstruction (left): Tissue expander placement; Reconstruction (right): Tissue expander placement

T2, No, Mo

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Feb 9, 2019 02:35PM - edited Feb 9, 2019 02:35PM by Desirr77

I tested positive for the palb2 mutation, I am from Germany. In Germany, a palb2 mutation does not play a part in treatment, but I paid my double mastectomy myself.

DX 2/2016 triple negative, 0,6cm G3 0/1 nodes

Dx 2/4/2016, IDC: Medullary, Right, <1cm, Stage IA, Grade 3, 0/1 nodes, ER-/PR-, HER2- Surgery 2/9/2016 Lumpectomy: Right; Lymph node removal: Right, Sentinel Chemotherapy 3/2/2016 Cytoxan (cyclophosphamide), Ellence (epirubicin), Taxol (paclitaxel) Surgery 9/28/2016 Prophylactic mastectomy: Left, Right; Reconstruction (left): Silicone implant; Reconstruction (right): Silicone implant

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