The Future Possible Treatments for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

The Future Possible Treatments for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer

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Yet to come Treatments for Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Table of contents Treatment types Treatments by stage Personalized treatment Outlook Takeaway Triple-negative breast cancer (TNBC) is a very rare type of breast cancer that don't usually respond to the usual breast cancer treatment or therapies. But there are some other treatments that are available. “Triple-negative” describes those cancer cells that usually test negative for the three types of receptors namely: estrogen progesterone HER2 Due to its triple-negative status, TNBC doesn’t really respond to treatments that target the estrogen or the progesterone receptors. It also don't usually respond to HER2 cancer treatment method such as trastuzumab (Herceptin). But TNBC is sensitive to chemotherapy, which can shrink tumors so they’re easier to remove surgically. About 12% of all breast cancer types are triple-negative. Most…
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