Breast Cancer Treatment
- Q How soon after my diagnosis should I decide on a breast cancer treatment?
Dr. Dede Bonner, Health EducationYou may be surprised to learn that you have more time than you think before you make decisions and start treatments. Of course, this depends on the type and stage of your cancer and the guidance you receive from your doctors. Discovering that you have... Full Answer
- Q What are the treatment options for breast cancer?
Dr. Mehmet Oz, CardiologyLong ago, the treatment for breast cancer involved a radical mastectomy -- the surgical removal of your breast, nipple, breast tissue, and underlying lymphatics, which can potentially carry cancer cells to other parts of your body. Many women... Full Answer