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hello sir
i have breast cancer T2N1M0 treated by 4AC followed by 4Taxol,then by RT.
Her2/neo +++,but i didnot recieve herceptine at that time,because it was not available in governmental hospital & drug is expensive.
now the drug is available.Can i get benefit from using herceptine
I finished my treatment before 1.4year
      best regards

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I honestly do not know. Statistics on that is most probably still uncertain. But discuss it with your own doctor. Good luck!


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