Triple negative breast cancer can be more aggressive and difficult to treat. Also, the cancer is more likely to spread and recur. The stage of breast cancer and the grade of the tumor will influence your prognosis. In March 2010, Penny was diagnosed with Stage 2B Triple-negative breast cancer. A busy salon owner, Penny realized that her. Breast cancer cells taken out during a biopsy or surgery will be tested to see if they have certain proteins that are estrogen or progesterone receptors. When the hormones estrogen and progesterone attach to these receptors, they fuel the cancer growth. Cancers are called hormone receptor-positive or hormone receptor-negative based on whether or not they have these receptors (proteins).Last Revised: September 25, 2017.
Jul 01, 2018 · CandDsMom wrote. Hi-Was wondering if there was anyone out there with ER/PR (-) if not triple negative DCIS. I was just diagnosed with multifocal (6 areas but only one 0.7cm the rest sub 0.5cm) triple negative DCIS 3/31/10 a few weeks after my 35th birthday now s/p B MX with free tram reconstruction 4/14/10 and am having a down day - just scared about the future mostly I guess. Triple Negative Breast Cancer Inflammatory Breast Cancer Metastatic Breast Cancer Breast Cancer During Pregnancy Other Types Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS) What is Ductal Carcinoma In Situ? Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) is a non-invasive cancer where abnormal cells have been found in the lining of the breast milk duct. The atypical cells.
Nov 19, 2013 · DCIS itself is low risk, even triple negative, and having a mastectomy for dcis puts people at pretty low risk for breast cancer, though it does not eliminate the risk. I understand the anxiety of a breast cancer diagnosis, but I have realized as I get farther away my diagnosis that there are mortality risks everywhere, and dcis itself is not Author: Patricia Prijatel. Paget disease of the nipple NOT associated with invasive carcinoma and/or DCIS in the underlying breast parenchyma. Carcinomas in the breast parenchyma associated with Paget disease are categorized based on the size and characteristics of the parenchymal disease, although the presence of Paget disease should still be noted. Triple-negative.