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jenny wrote at 2011-06-16 01:57:48
my mum has was diagnosed just over a year ago with a secondary breast cancer tumor on the back of her skull,she tried 4 different chemo treatments and radio therapy.we have now been told she has about 3mths.the doctors say that her positive attitude has probably helped her prolong her life expectancy.so plz try to keep your loved one positive and the people around them.And most of all enjoy the time you do have with them.my thoughts and prayers r with u at this horrible time.from jenny


maggie wrote at 2013-06-26 14:59:10
Thank you for this- my sister too has secondaries in the brain from a primary in the breast. Better to know i guessalmost wished I hadn't looked.


maggie wrote at 2013-06-26 14:59:14
Thank you for this- my sister too has secondaries in the brain from a primary in the breast. Better to know i guessalmost wished I hadn't looked.


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Claes-Gustaf Nordquist, M.D.

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I`m a doctor of medicine and specialist in radiation therapy and medical oncology. I have a long time experience of these tumours.

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I'm a Doctor of Medicine and specialist in Medical Oncology and Radiation Therapy, educated and trained in Sweden. Now retired. Background in Radiation Therapy, Medical Oncology, Radiation Protection, Nuclear Medicine, Diagnostic Radiology, Gynecological Oncology, Clinical Pathology, Clinical Cytology,Hematology and Internal Medicine. M.D. from the faculty of medicine, Royal Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden. Have also been an exchange student at the Hebrew University, Hadassah Medical School, Jerusalem Israel. Former medical consultant, Swedish National Board of Radiation Protection. Former Police Surgeon and Medical Examiner, Stockholm Police Department. Former Chief Medical Officer, The Royal Guards, The Royal Horse Guards and the Royal Household Brigade, Royal Swedish Army Medical Corps. You can also reach me on: http://www.lifestylerescue.com/expert/health-fitness-advice/dr-claes-gustaf/128 . I have no restrictions on the number of questions there. I also answer questions about Oncology (General Cancer), General History, Military History, Breast Cancer, Colon Cancer.

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