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Forum: her2group 09-09-2019, 11:14 AM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,453
Posted By Becky
Re: Whack-a-mole next...

Thinking about you 3000 miles away! Sending all my love and best best hugs.
Forum: Articles of Interest 07-29-2019, 04:53 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 142
Posted By Becky
Forum: her2group 07-29-2019, 07:17 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 325
Posted By Becky
Re: Why Capecitabine and Exemestane?

Affinitor is used in combination with Aromosin because in ER+/Her2 negative bc when Armidex or Femara has failed. It's the way the study was run and nothing more. Generally, the biochemical reaction...
Forum: her2group 07-16-2019, 05:30 PM
Replies: 66
Views: 4,453
Posted By Becky
Re: Whack-a-mole next...

Whack, whack whack away!
Forum: her2group 06-22-2019, 09:04 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 742
Posted By Becky
Re: Happy and grateful to be joining the fourteen year club!

Congratulations Tricia. You've been a cyber friend of mine for 14 years! Here's to many more.
Forum: Articles of Interest 06-13-2019, 04:59 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 427
Posted By Becky
Forum: her2group 05-28-2019, 11:45 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 593
Posted By Becky
Re: Melanoma Biopsy when almost 5yrs NED BC.

You lucked out and all will be fine.
Forum: her2group 05-26-2019, 12:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 593
Posted By Becky
Re: Melanoma Biopsy when almost 5yrs NED BC.

Her2 in melanoma is very, very rare. There are some markers they test for but it is in the blood. LDH is the main one. However, the same kind of cell that makes bc is the same in melanoma. There are...
Forum: her2group 05-16-2019, 04:59 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 14,289
Posted By Becky
Re: Insurance Frustrations

Look at this article



https://www-m.cnn.com/2019/05/16/health/judge-proton-beam-therapy-recusal-unitedhealthcare/index.html?r=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cnn.com%2F
Forum: her2group 04-24-2019, 07:29 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 417
Posted By Becky
Re: Just joined the 13 year club

Great news. Keep on truckin'
Forum: her2group 04-24-2019, 07:27 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 498
Posted By Becky
Re: Could this be Skin Mets?

PS- mine is also quarter sized
Forum: her2group 04-24-2019, 07:26 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 498
Posted By Becky
Re: Could this be Skin Mets?

O had and still have a round red "blob" on my radiated breast. It was and is broken blood vessels. It was biopsied and nothing. As time goes by it looks like broken vessels. Cause for me was...
Forum: Herceptin / Tykerb 04-06-2019, 11:22 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 725
Posted By Becky
Re: Administration Every 3 Weeks Instead of Weekly for First 18 Weeks

I think everything will be just fine. Discuss your concerns with your doctor and why the three week regime is being used straight upfront
Forum: her2group 04-01-2019, 02:33 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 550
Posted By Becky
Re: 5 yr or 10 yr Femara

I think highly estrogen numbers in your tumor is an important indicator on staying on. I think the progesterone number is insignificant to high estrogen and you should consider staying on longer...
Forum: her2group 03-30-2019, 12:58 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 550
Posted By Becky
Re: 5 yr or 10 yr Femara

Donna

How hormone positive was your tumor? I think highly positive makes a difference and longer term therapy may be beneficial.
Forum: her2group 03-07-2019, 07:07 AM
Replies: 124
Views: 15,051
Posted By Becky
Re: Treatment after Kadcyla?

I am thinking about you too
Forum: her2group 02-19-2019, 02:53 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 950
Posted By Becky
Re: 7 years stage IV

Congratulations. I am so happy for you
Forum: her2group 02-02-2019, 09:19 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 15,051
Posted By Becky
Re: Treatment after Kadcyla?

Prior to using herceptin, adriamycin and drugs similar to it were the gold standard for her2 positive bc. This is because it it very effective if you are also topo2 positive which about half the...
Forum: her2group 01-25-2019, 07:54 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 886
Posted By Becky
Re: Pericarditis Query

Knowledge is power to get well. I am so glad I was able to help. It will improve. You might need Prednisone but discuss Omega 3 and turmeric with your doc. You might also discuss daily aspirin or...
Forum: her2group 01-21-2019, 07:46 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 886
Posted By Becky
Re: Pericarditis Query

The most common blood test is ANA. APS is another but not as relevant.
Forum: her2group 01-21-2019, 12:59 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 886
Posted By Becky
Re: Pericarditis Query

Oddly, I was going to ask about auto immune disease or an allergic sensitivity to the herceptin or herceptin part of kadcyla. My daughter has lupus. Twice she has gotten pericarditis when having a...
Forum: her2group 01-16-2019, 06:56 PM
Replies: 110
Views: 22,963
Posted By Becky
Forum: her2group 01-09-2019, 08:10 PM
Replies: 111
Views: 14,670
Posted By Becky
Re: ZW25 clinical trial - day one

Flori, Flori, morning Glory is back and kickin' ass!
Forum: her2group 01-03-2019, 03:19 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,168
Posted By Becky
Re: Two Chemo drugs linked to BC spread

It was just published in Nature this month. It is specific to getting chemo before surgery. You can't read the whole article but the abstract is specific about they have tons of work to do to see if...
Forum: her2group 01-03-2019, 03:11 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,168
Posted By Becky
Re: Two Chemo drugs linked to BC spread

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41556-018-0256-3
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