Category Archives: Breast Cancer Survivors

Breast Cancer Survivor Rosario Dorado – 10 Years in Remission

Ms. Rosario Dorado was 56 years old when I did a modified radical mastectomy on her breast cancer in October 8, 2010.  The tumor size was 2.8 cm. There was one positive node. ERA, PRA, and HER-2-Neu were negative. She … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Survivor Florifis Barrameda – 16 Years in Remission

Ms. Florifis Barrameda was 44 years old when I did a wide excision on her breast cancer  (~2 cm) in April 26, 2004 in Ospital ng Maynila Medical Center.   In May 16, 2007, I did an axillary dissection because of … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Survivor Basilisa Aquino – 10 Years in Remission

Ms. Basilisa Aquino was 50 years old when I did a modified radical mastectomy on her breast cancer in January 6, 2010.  Her primary tumor was 1.7 cm in size and nodes were negative.  She did not want any additional … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Survivor Lelita Tuazon – 23 Years in Remission

January 28, 2020 I met the daughter of Ms. Lelita Tuazon who told me about her mother.  I operated on her mother in 1990.  I did a modified radical mastectomy.  She refused additional treatment – no chemotherapy no hormonal therapy.  … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Survivor Corazon Bermudez – 10 Years in Remission

Corazon Bermudez from Dipolog was 65 years old when I did a modified radical mastectomy in 2010 in Manila Doctors Hospital.  Histopath: carcinoma-in-situ, 2.5 cm with negative nodes.  ERA and PRA were positive and HER-2-NEU was equivocal.  She was put … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Survivor Johanna Gopaco – 10 Years in Remission

Johanna Gopaco from Palawan underwent modified radical mastectomy in March 11, 2010 in Manila Doctors Hospital. She was 32 years old then.  Histopath: invasive ductal carcinoma with negative nodes. She underwent postoperative adjuvant chemotherapy (6 cycles of CAF) in Palawan.  … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Survivor NenitaM – 10 Years in Remission

NenitaM underwent partial mastectomy in November 6, 2009 in Manila Doctors Hospital. She was 52 years old then.  She had a frozen section done but result was non-committal. So a wide excision was done. After the operation, the histopathology showed … Continue reading

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