What is the survival rate of triple-negative breast cancer?
|SEER Stage||5-year Relative Survival Rate|
|All stages combined||77%|
Is triple-negative breast cancer worse? Triple-negative breast cancer is usually more aggressive, harder to treat, and more likely to come back (recur) than cancers that are hormone receptor-positive or HER2-positive.
Is triple-negative breast cancer hardest to treat? Triple-negative breast cancer is that which tests negative for three receptors: estrogen, progesterone, and human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2). It is also the least common form of breast cancer and the hardest to treat.
Is Triple neg breast cancer curable? It’s one of the most challenging breast cancers to treat. But researchers are making steady progress toward more effective treatments. Overall, 77% of women who have triple negative breast cancer are alive five years after diagnosis.