Another Trip To The OR

The surgery to check the lymph nodes took place in July and it went well.  Dr. Viscusi was able to remove several lymph nodes for pathology and her initial review was they appeared to be normal.  Again, we entered into a waiting period. The results of the pathology came back and they were negative, in […]

We Have A Plan

We met with Dr. Livingston on July 16, 2015 at the University of Arizona Cancer Center in Tucson.  He spent time explaining the pathology report, explaining that we had good margins and explaining what the preferred treatment plan was. The treatment plan was to have 4 cycles of Doxorubicin Hydrochloride (Adriamycin) and Cyclophosphamide (Cytoxan).  These […]

Learning A Whole New Vocabulary

The follow up appointment with Dr. Viscusi rolled around soon enough.  We met with Dr. Viscusi at her office and she brought in the final pathology report.  It turns out that the tumor was actually a breast cancer, Invasive Ductal Carcinoma.  The hormone receptors were tested and they all were negative.  Both Theresa and I […]