What Is Triple Negative Breast Cancer

  Triple negative breast cancer is a basal like breast cancer. I know that there are at least six types because it was stated at the San Antonio Breast Cancer conference that I attended in December. Who gets triple negative breast cancer? Susan G. Komen states that 15-20 percent of all breast cancer in the…
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Triple Negative Breast Cancer

Triple Negative Breast Cancer There are a couple of kinds of triple negative breast cancer. Some is thought to be genetic related to the BRCA 1/2 genes. In any event, young women, whether Caucasian or African American have a difficult time with it. Women who are older seem to have a more tolerable time. First…
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Triple Negative Breast Cancer, Male Breast Cancer, Ovarian Cancer

Triple Negative Breast Cancer Did you know that TNBC accounts for approximately 15% of all breast cancers?  60-90% of the tumors in BRCA 1 carries are triple negative. In a recent study, 18% of unselected patients with triple negative breast cancer had BRCA1/2 mutations. NCCN Testing criteria includes HBOC syndrome testing for patients with TNBC under age 60. Source…
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