A case of Infiltrative ductal carcinoma, grade 2
submitted by Donato Perez Garcia
Mrs. J. L. (Born
in 1938) was diagnosed on August 22 of 2001
at Southwest Texas Methodist
Hospital with Infiltrative ductal carcinoma
grade 2. On an ultrasound done at the same
hospital on 8/21/2001; the mass measured 2 cm on the
right breast and a 0.9 cm nodule on her
Her husband contacted me and I saw her for her first
treatment on 9/01/2001.
On 10/12/2001 the ultrasound after the 4th IPT
reported no nodule on the left breast and the nodule
lobulated on the right breast measured 1.3 x
On 11/30/2001 the nodule lobulated on her right breast
measured 1.3 x 1.0
cm, just a small reduction
in one diameter.
On 12/14/2001 the nodule on her right breast
measured 1.05 cm round shape.
On 1/18/200 the nodule on her right breast measured 1.0
x 0.9 x
On 3/1/2002 the nodule on her right breast measured
0.9 x 0.9
x 0.78 cm lobulated.
On 5/3/2002 the nodule on her right breast measured
0.86 x 0.83
cm still lobulated shape.
On 7/05/2002 the nodule on her right breast measured
0.8 x 0.6
x 0.64 cm lobulated.
On 8/30/2002 no nodule can be seen on the left breast
and no nodule can be seen on her right breast. Only a
0.49 cm lymph node can be seen on the external upper
quadrant of the breast.
Treatment is continuing.