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Diagnosed with breast cancer. Need second opinion regarding the treatment?

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XXXX is diagnosed with breast cancer. However same has been detected at very early stage and seems to be localised. We are getting her treated in Tata Hospital, Mumbai.
Wanted a second opinion whether teh line of treatment been given the doctors are correct?
Posted Sat, 2 Nov 2013 in Cancer
Answered by Dr. Indranil Ghosh 42 hours later
Brief Answer:
Everything seems to be in order

Detailed Answer:

Thanks for your query.

As far as I see, she is having a 4 cm tumor in breast with all nodes negative. It is weakly hormone receptor positive.

Hence plan of six cycles chemo, then radiation and 5 yr hormone therapy seems reasonable to me.
Chances of long term control are good.

Hope I have answered your query. I will be available to answer further followup queries, if any.

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