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mike
please sm
Thu Feb 5, 2004 12:51

The patient had stage II carcinoma of the right breast in October of 2001. Estrogen receptor was positive and s/l *hertunue* was negative. She received s/l *agerin* chemotherapy consisting of FAC for a total of six courses.


KW
adjuvant and HR2N? (nm)
Thu Feb 5, 2004 12:59




mj
first is probably HER-2/neu. Second one, see if (sm)
Thu Feb 5, 2004 12:59

you can hear "adjuvant." I hope that helps!


mike
a million thanks, kw (nm)
Thu Feb 5, 2004 13:00




nm
Perhaps Alkeran? (nm)
Thu Feb 5, 2004 13:00




KW
Sure - here is a link
Thu Feb 5, 2004 13:01

http://216.239.39.104/search?q=cache:QNbGpyAnA1sJ:www.clinomicsbio.com/CLINcat%2520TMA%2520pricing%2520V7.03.pdf+HR2N+cancer&hl=en&ie=UTF-8


mike
thank you, mj (nm)
Thu Feb 5, 2004 13:01




helping
HER-2/neu, can you hear adjuvant chemotherapy
Thu Feb 5, 2004 13:02

nm


mike
I have bookmarked that site. Thank you very much. (nm)
Thu Feb 5, 2004 13:05




llev
Her-2/neu
Thu Feb 5, 2004 14:30

This is an immunohistochemistry stain that is performed based on results to ER/PR (estrogen and progesterone receptor) results to determine the best course of treatment (adjuvant therapy) for patients with breast cancer.




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