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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   hi
User :   i would like to know about the cancer
Doctor :   Hello.
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Which type of cancer do you want to know about in particular?
User :   breast cancer
User :   my mom have a breast cancer
Doctor :   Ok
User :   now the treatment is going on
Doctor :   Ok
User :   so is it breast cancer is curable?
Doctor :   Breast cancer can be treated by surgery if the lump is small and chemotherapy if it has spread elsewhere.
Doctor :   That depends on which stage of breast cancer she is in.
User :   its a first stage
User :   only
Doctor :   Can you tell me the size of the mass and whether it has spread elsewhere?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Then the outcome is better,
User :   the operation is done
Doctor :   was surgery done?
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   Then she would need post-operative radiotherapy and drugs
User :   ya
User :   ya she is taking
Doctor :   She needs to get herself evaluated every 3 months in the first year,
Doctor :   every 6 months in the second year
Doctor :   and third year
Doctor :   and every year thereafter.
Doctor :   She may face complications like swelling of the hand on the affected side.
Doctor :   She should be constantly examining her normal breast for any lump.
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