Hi all I’m just new to here but hoping other people will mayb share similar stories and hopefully success stories.
So my mums 67 and just been diagnosed With Grade 3 breast cancer that’s triple negative and their saying coz it’s so aggressive they don’t think she will cope with chemo to shrink it so she’s to get a mastectomy. Anyone been in this position at this age and been ok? Would love to hear similar stories
Hi Staystrongformum and welcome to the community, although sorry to hear about mum. Great to know you are here to support her. I notice you have found the family and friends group where you will get help and advice on how to help her from others looking after loved ones. As regards treatment, you may like to post any questions in the Breast Group where people with experience will be able to help. As regards age, treatment is considered on how people will cope, rather than age. Best wishes.
Safe payments by:
If you have any questions about Macmillan, or would like to talk to someone about cancer, we have a team of experts
who can help.
© Macmillan Cancer Support
© Macmillan Cancer Support, registered charity in England and Wales (261017), Scotland (SC039907) and the Isle of Man
(604). Also operating in Northern Ireland. A company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales company
number 2400969. Isle of Man company number 4694F. Registered office: 89 Albert Embankment, London SE1 7UQ. VAT no: