Breast Cancer Question

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Chemo alternatives

Hi, I just got a call from my surgeon with oncotype score of 28. My oncologist had told me if it came back 25 or higher she would recommend chemotherapy. I know chemo saves lives, but I am terrified of it because I know it does a lot of damage in the meantime. I'm not saying I will refuse chemo, but just wondering if there is anyone out there who has heard of or used an alternative method to chemo. I have a double mastectomy coming up as well, another challenge that I am not looking forward… read more

edited, originally posted almost 3 years ago
A MyBCTeam Member said:

I had a moderately high score , was at stage 1, now lymph node involvement, and they really scared me and pushed me into the chemo. I hate to say this… read more

posted over 2 years ago
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