May 18, · One study found that percent of patients with triple-negative breast cancer saw a benefit from the therapy. Because immunotherapy isn’t FDA approved yet, treatment is mostly available Author: Ann Pietrangelo. July – I had a routine Breast screening mammogram, which showed a malignant tumor. Immediate lumpectomy showed cancer was very deadly, stage 3 triple negative breast cancer, only 20 percent cure rate. 5 months of very strong (FEC) chemotherapy followed. February – I started radiation.
Questions about the survival rate and recurrence rate are very common when someone is diagnosed with triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC). While prognosis is, on average, poorer than with hormone receptor or human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2) positive tumors, triple-negative breast cancer is a very heterogeneous (diverse) disease. Sep 14, · What Is Triple-Negative Breast Cancer? Triple-negative breast cancer is a kind of breast cancer that does not have any of the receptors that are commonly found in breast cancer.. Think of cancer cells as a house. The front door may have three kinds of locks, called receptors—. One is for the female hormone estrogen. external icon; One is for the female .
5 rows · Triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) accounts for about % of all breast cancers. The term. Oct 03, · Stage 1 is typically localized, although further local growth or spread may cause the cancer to move into stage 2. In stage 3, the cancer may be larger and has affected the lymph system. Stage 4.