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Topic: Need recommendations for NJ medical oncologist as 2nd opinion

Forum: DCIS (Ductal Carcinoma In Situ) — Just diagnosed, in treatment, or finished treatment for DCIS.

Posted on: Oct 12, 2020 10:05PM

Snow27 wrote:

I was diagnosed DCIS four years ago and had mastectomy. Recently the cancer reoccurred. I am not confident and confused with the Proposed treatment plan and would like to get a second opinion. Just wonderif any one has a good recommendation for medical oncologist in NJ area? Please help! Much appreciated. Thank you.

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Oct 12, 2020 10:32PM MinusTwo wrote:

Snow - I don't know how to do this, but if you could put NJ in your topic line that might get more responses.

2/15/11 BMX-DCIS 2SNB clear-TEs; 9/15/11-410gummies; 3/20/13 recurrance-5.5cm,mets to lymphs, Stage IIIB IDC ER/PRneg,HER2+; TCH/Perjeta/Neulasta x6; ALND 9/24/13 1/18 nodes 4.5cm; AC chemo 10/30/13 x3; herceptin again; Rads Feb2014
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Oct 12, 2020 10:33PM ShetlandPony wrote:

https://www.nccn.org/members/network.aspx

You could consider getting a second opinion at the NCCN center nearest you.

2011 Stage I ILC 1.5cm grade1 ITCs sn Lumpectomy,radiation,tamoxifen. 2014 Stage IV ILC mets breast,liver. TaxolNEAD. Ibrance+letrozole 2yrs. Fas+afinitor nope. XelodaNEAD 2yrs. Eribulin,Doxil nope. SUMMIT FaslodexHerceptinNeratinib for Her2mut NEAD
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Oct 12, 2020 10:58PM Beesie wrote:

I can't help with MO recommendations since I'm in Canada.

Since this is a recurrence, I assume that it's in the same breast. That may limit your options, since rads can only be done once to a single location (don't know if you had rads previously). Since you posted in the DCIS forum I'm assuming it's DCIS again... is that correct? What treatment did you have with your first diagnosis? And what is being suggested this time?



“No power so effectually robs the mind of all its powers of acting and reasoning as fear.” Edmund Burke
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Oct 13, 2020 06:43PM - edited Oct 13, 2020 06:50PM by Snow27

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