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Old 12-19-2009, 11:17 AM   #19
lkc Gumby
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Re: 5 year's out from stage 3 Her2 pos 35 pos nodes

Hi All, Just wanted to tell the new ladies. I am out 4 yrs 7 mos ( but who's counting) from Stage IIIC with 12 pos nodes, blah , blah blah. I am doing great, no problems.
( this after a really dismal prognosis)
Don't beleive the stats, they're outdated ,and much much more women are out there living their lives!!
God Bless.

Dxed Stage IIIC May 05, 12 pos nodes
er/pr -neg,Her -pos
Right partial mast & partial axillary dissection-June14,2005
Right modified mast-no clear margins- June 30, 2005
DD AC x4
Taxotere X4 with Herceptin
Rads x 35( 5 fields )
Left prophylactive mast( atypia & hyperplasia found ),
put on Tamoxifen x 1 yr; D/ced due to endometrial thickening
bilateral recon (saline implants)May 06
Nipple recon July 06
metformin 2010
removal of implants due to severe encapsulation, insertion of gummies 2013
Reclast Q yr
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