|China's Advanced Therapies
Hospital for Cancer
Case Study 10:
Name: Mdm. Ho from Singapore
Diagnosis upon Admission: Breast cancer
2002 bleeding from the right nipple. Mammography did not
indicate any abnormality.
2003 Appearance of a lump about the size of a soybean inside
the medial inferior quadrant of the right breast, was hard, not
very mobile, gradually enlarging, no treatment.
2005 size increased to about 3.5 cm.
2005 May had a surgery to remove the tumour. Was found to
be malignant. Doctors suggested to have a radical mastectomy
done. Patient refused and sought treatment at our hospital.
2005 June underwent I¹²⁵ nuclear particle implantation
(brachytherapy) and transcutaneous arterial chemoembolism
for the right breast tumour and surrounding lymph nodes
underneath the armpit and above the right clavicle. After the
operation continued on hormone therapy.
Condition after treatment:
Subsequent reexamination till now, no metastasis locally or
2007 Sept PET/CT scan indicated no appearance of