i am 39 years old from bangalore. recently diagnosed with breast cancer. having fibrocyst on the same side(lt) for the past 20yrs

i noticed a small lump above the fibrocyst in upper outer quadrant of lt breast .initial usg ,mamo ,fnac findings suspicious.usg guided fnab showed invasive ductal carcinoma atleast grade1.max. tumor dimension1.9cm.no family history. bcs+anc done on 13.05.15. final report Pt1cN1aM0, ER+PR+,Her2neu. treatment plan is 4cycles of 2weekly dense AC,4cycles of 2 weekly paclitaxel and locoregional radiation and hormone therapy. 2 chemos over. with LORD'S strength tolerating better.i need your valuable suggestion reg.is my treatment plan in line? some times i feel 8 cycles of chemo toomuch for this stage. and i am noticing small hard lump like near anc incision and hardness near bcs . waiting for your response. a patient in need. thank you very much

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  • Your treatment is absolutely in the correct line, don't worry at all. As for the hardness, many people have lingering hardness in the incision lines for quite a few months or even more. However, it the hardness is bothering you, it is always advisable to meet your Surgical Oncologist and get it cleared from him / her that this is normal.

  • thank you so much sir.expecting your guidance and support in future also.

  • Hi trpl - don't worry at all - think like now 2 are over, then will be the 3rd, then 4th - one day you will find all chemos are finished.

    We all have gone thro the same phase. Don't take tensions - be brave - we have to fight the cancer.

    Take a healthy diet, drink lots of fluids

  • hi trpl be strong and take care of your nutrition

  • Leave worrying for now...do things that make u happy...all will be well n over soon. ..whatever u experience are the sise effecta of the medicine that will eventually cure you. ..it becomes easier to handle

    Hugs Richa

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