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Living Longer: Advanced Breast Cancer (ABC) – Hormone positive; ER (+ve), HER2 (-ve)

Living Longer: Advanced Breast Cancer (ABC) – Hormone positive; ER (+ve), HER2 (-ve)

Introduction In patients with advanced breast cancer AND ER positive AND HER2 negative AND no presence/ impending visceral crisis, the recommended treatment by various international guidelines is hormonal therapy. Chemotherapy is only for rapidly progressive disease OR in the setting of visceral crisis OR no more response from available hormonal therapy. HER2 directed treatment is applicable … Continue reading Living Longer: Advanced Breast Cancer (ABC) – Hormone positive; ER (+ve), HER2 (-ve)