Category Archives: Breast Cancer Survivors

Breast Cancer Survivor Richilda Durana – 15 Years in Remission

I saw Ms. Richilda Durana recently for check-up of her breast cancer.  She flew in from Cotabato City. She is now 15 years in remission and going 16 already. In 2014, I posted the following: Ms. Richilda Durana from Cotabato … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Survivor Raidis Bassig – 20 Years in Remission

Breast Cancer Survivor Raidis Bassig – 20 Years in Remission Ms. Raidis Bassig was operated on June 3, 1999.  Today, June 4, 2019, she came for check-up and looked forward to a picture with me again to celebrate her 20 … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Survivor Jennifer Pereyra– 12 Years in Remission

Ms. Jennifer Pereyra was 33 years old in 2007 when she underwent modified radical mastectomy by me.  Histopath showed invasive ductal carcinoma.  The primary tumor was about 4 cm. Nodes were negative for metastasis.  ERA / PRA were negative.  She … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Survivor Gloria Hortellano – 10 Years in Remission

Ms. Gloria Hortellano was 53 years old in April 27, 2009 when she underwent modified radical mastectomy by me.   The primary tumor was about 2.5 cm. Two nodes were positive for metastasis.  ERA / PRA were positive and HER-2-NUE was … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Survivor Aida Padiernos – 10 Years in Remission

Ms. Aida Padiernos was 51 years old in 2008 when she underwent modified radical mastectomy by me.   The primary tumor was about 3 cm. Two nodes were positive for metastasis.  She underwent 6 cycles of CMF (cyclophosphamide, methotrexate, and fluorouracil) … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Survivor FT – 10 Years in Remission

FT underwent modified radical mastectomy in January 2009.  She was 60 years old then.  She had tamoxifen for 5 years.  She is now 10 years in remission and enjoying her life.  She is now 70 years old.  She does not … Continue reading

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Breast Cancer Survivor Alvaran – 12 Years in Remission

Ms. Alvaran underwent modified radical mastectomy in 2007 by another surgeon.  She came to me thereafter for opinion whether she needed chemotherapy which was being recommended by a medical oncologist.  I presented to her all the different options and pros … Continue reading

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