Surgery is a common treatment for breast cancer. Mastectomy is one surgical option. It removes one or both breasts in their entirety. Lumpectomy is another option. It removes only the tumor and a smaller amount of breast tissue. Depending on how extensive the cancer is, surgery may be combined with radiation or chemotherapy. Talk to your...
May 16, 2013 ... what to expect from mastectomy breast cancer surgery. ... After the drains are
inserted, your surgeon will stitch the incision closed. The surgery ...
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ovarian cancer, she underwent a prophylactic double mastectomy.
What you need to know about a mastectomy and what to expect after surgery.
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Breast reconstruction can be performed immediately after the mastectomy. ... If
you're having both breasts removed (double mastectomy), expect to spend more
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