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Topic: Single dose rad as good as conv. thrpy for most women w/early bc

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Posted on: Aug 22, 2020 10:03AM - edited Aug 22, 2020 10:04AM by wallycat

wallycat wrote:

https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/08/2008...

For most women with early breast cancer, a single dose of targeted radiotherapy during surgery is just as effective as conventional radiotherapy, which requires several visits to hospital after surgery, according to new findings.

Dx 4/07 1 month before turning 50; ILC 1.8cm, ER+/PR+, HER2 neg., Stage 1, Grade 2, 0/5 nodes. Onco score 20, Bilateral Mast., tamoxifen 3-1/2 years, arimidex-completed 4/20/2012
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Sep 16, 2020 02:16PM moth wrote:

Radiation oncologist Twitter chat this weekend sep.19-20 will discuss the research into intra operative one dose radiation for early stage breast cancer. Authors of the TARGIT study will be participating. If you're interested in cutting edge radonc, this will.be a good chat to lurk on

http://radonc.radiationnation.com/one-and-80-done-...


Initial dx at 50. Seriously???? “Sometimes the future changes quickly and completely and we’re left with only the choice of what to do next." blog: nevertellmetheodds2017.tumblr.... Dx 12/2017, IDC, Left, 1cm, Stage IA, Grade 3, 0/5 nodes, ER-/PR-, HER2- (IHC) Surgery 12/12/2017 Lumpectomy: Left; Lymph node removal: Sentinel Chemotherapy 2/14/2018 AC + T (Taxol) Radiation Therapy 8/13/2018 Whole-breast: Breast Dx 2/2020, IDC, Stage IV, metastasized to liver/lungs, Grade 3, ER-/PR-, HER2- Chemotherapy 3/18/2020 Taxol (paclitaxel) Immunotherapy 3/19/2020 Tecentriq (atezolizumab)

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