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Topic: Inv papillary carcinoma - ki67 12% will chemotherapy work

Forum: Less Common Types of Breast Cancer — Meet others with less common forms of breast cancer, such as Medullary carcinoma, Inflammatory breast cancers, Mucinous carcinoma (colloid carcinoma), Paget's disease, Papillary carcinoma, Phyllodes tumor, Tubular carcinomas, Metaplastic tumors, Adenoid cystic carcinomas and Angiosarcoma.

Posted on: Jul 17, 2015 01:17AM

InvPapCarcinoma wrote:

dear friends


Tumor size 8cms. Spread to 3 lymph nodes. One doctor said before surgery 4 months hormone therapy is the best start. Another doctor said chemotherapy is best start. Can someone please guide.

I read that for chemotherapy to work ki67 must be 50%+ and her2 must be positive.


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Jul 17, 2015 03:23PM - edited Mar 19, 2017 06:03PM by obsolete

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