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Breast Cancer Spread: A New Test to Predict Metastases

What You Need to Know: A new test (MetaSite Breast) may be commercially available in late 2015. It relies on the tumor microenvironment of metastasis (TMEM) score, something found to be linked to the potential for breast cancer spread (metastasis). 582 more words

Breast Cancer

a Cell

I am a cancer cell…
I am fine. I am well.
I am free and completely unbound.

It is not my doomed yell.
I can hush. 14 more words

Writing

How the BRCA1 Gene Devastated a Small Family (Mine)

My mother, Lily Koval Brown, died exactly 22 years ago today of metastatic cancer. Her sister Joyce Koval Lamb died of metastatic cancer July 4, 1984. 2,057 more words

Breast Cancer

Everloving

There are so many times that I think about coming here and divulging the details of my life because I know that I need to. Words upon words well up in the crevices of my mind and it’s only here I am able to place them. 413 more words

Updates

What an Ordeal!

I had my planning session with the radiology oncologist today in preparation for getting radiation starting tomorrow. As usual, it’s a mixture of good and bad news. 417 more words

Cancer