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Black women with breast cancer have worse outcomes despite receiving equivalent treatments as white women

Black women with breast cancer have worse outcomes despite receiving equivalent treatments as white women

Study: Second opinion can potentially change the diagnosis of breast cancer patients

Study: Second opinion can potentially change the diagnosis of breast cancer patients

Research finds breast lesions in transmen undergoing mastectomy

Research finds breast lesions in transmen undergoing mastectomy

Studies look at alternative ways to overcome barriers and improve cancer screening rates

Studies look at alternative ways to overcome barriers and improve cancer screening rates

Ki67 may help spare some breast cancer patients from sentinel lymph node biopsies

Ki67 may help spare some breast cancer patients from sentinel lymph node biopsies

Leading cancer organizations publish new guidelines on postmastectomy radiotherapy

Leading cancer organizations publish new guidelines on postmastectomy radiotherapy

20th annual edition of NCCN Guidelines for Breast Cancer published

20th annual edition of NCCN Guidelines for Breast Cancer published

Chemotherapy, radiotherapy have no negative effect on unborn babies

Chemotherapy, radiotherapy have no negative effect on unborn babies

African American women with invasive breast cancer less likely to receive invasive technique

African American women with invasive breast cancer less likely to receive invasive technique

New program appears to be effective in reducing risk of lymphedema in breast cancer survivors

New program appears to be effective in reducing risk of lymphedema in breast cancer survivors

Study examines prevalence, severity and factors associated with chronic pain after breast cancer surgery

Study examines prevalence, severity and factors associated with chronic pain after breast cancer surgery

Over-use of staging procedures more prevalent in younger, early-stage breast cancer patients

Over-use of staging procedures more prevalent in younger, early-stage breast cancer patients

Clinical study to determine sentinel lymph node surgery in patients with breast cancer

Clinical study to determine sentinel lymph node surgery in patients with breast cancer

Less-invasive procedure identifies cancer remains in lymph nodes after chemotherapy

Less-invasive procedure identifies cancer remains in lymph nodes after chemotherapy

Breast cancer survivors are more likely to develop debilitating disorder arm lymphoedema

Breast cancer survivors are more likely to develop debilitating disorder arm lymphoedema

Innovative microsurgery technique helps prevent lymphedema in patients with breast cancer

Innovative microsurgery technique helps prevent lymphedema in patients with breast cancer

Aaxillary lymph node dissection and radiotherapy provide excellent regional control for patients with breast cancer

Aaxillary lymph node dissection and radiotherapy provide excellent regional control for patients with breast cancer

Anesthetics during breast cancer surgery may affect development of chronic pain

Anesthetics during breast cancer surgery may affect development of chronic pain

Trends in patient worry and risk-reducing behaviors in women undergoing breast cancer treatment

Trends in patient worry and risk-reducing behaviors in women undergoing breast cancer treatment

SLN surgery identifies whether breast cancer in lymph nodes remains after chemotherapy

SLN surgery identifies whether breast cancer in lymph nodes remains after chemotherapy