October 28, 2011

What to expect following breast cancer surgery


According to Dr. Al Moreno at the Mayo Clinic, radiation therapy is recommended treatment following most lumpectomies or partial mastectomies.  "The main goal of radiation is to decrease the chance of the tumor coming back on that same breast," Moreno said.

KOMO News,  by Herb Weisbaum, 10/28/11

Tags: Breast Cancer

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