Dx today w/ Ductile Breast Cancer
Birdies, First, I am sorry that you have to join the club. Second, it is a club of some of the strongest, bravest people you will ever meet.
Now...there is every reason in the world for you to think positive. It is difficult to make any statements without knowing the size of the tumor and all the relative path info, whether or not nodes are involved..etc etc. But know that although the treatment might be a bear, your chances for recovery are great.
Has the doctor discussed treatment with you, or suggested the size he/she thinks the tumor is?
Start now writing down your questions so that you can get the answers you want when next you visit the breast surgeon.
Hang in there...it is scary, but you can survive. Read More At : ...