Black Women with Breast Cancer who want to connect.
Log in to post a reply
Feb 18, 2021 08:11AM
Feb 18, 2021 08:49AM
Interesting article, I remember asking my MO for a Oncotype DX or Mammaprint test and they told me that there weren't many women my (under 40) age who participated the study, they also probably knew the study had a very small representation for Black BC patients. So I never had one done.
Diagnosed at 27 y/o, synchronous bilateral breast cancer. L. Breast : IDC, R. Breast: DCIS. ER 98%, PR 100% Possible mutation. 5-10 yrs hormonal therapy 08/31/2016 Tamoxifen, 02/01/2017- 06/10/2021 AI + OS,Tamoxifen 08/10/2021 -current
9/8/2015, DCIS/IDC, Both breasts, 4cm, Stage IIB, Grade 3, 3/36 nodes, ER+/PR+, HER2-
11/17/2015 Reconstruction (left): Free TRAM flap; Reconstruction (right): Free TRAM flap
1/1/2016 AC + T (Taxol)
8/28/2016 Arimidex (anastrozole), Tamoxifen pills (Nolvadex, Apo-Tamox, Tamofen, Tamone), Zoladex (goserelin)