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Skin-sparing mastectomy; an acceptable treatment?

Posted by on Oct 25, 2014 in Breast cancer | 0 comments

In a nutshell This paper studied the outcomes of a skin-sparing mastectomy procedure. Some background More and more people are undergoing skin-sparing mastectomies. This is a treatment for breast cancer where breast tissue is removed, but the overlying skin is preserved as much as possible. It also allows for immediate breast...

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Preserving Fertility during Cancer Treatment

Posted by on Feb 24, 2013 in Breast cancer | 0 comments

In a nutshell This paper reviews available options for having children after cancer treatment. The main conclusion is that sperm, egg and embryo preservation techniques can help young women have children after breast cancer treatment.  Alternative options, such as ovarian tissue preservation, are also being developed. Some background...

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