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Study explores long-term consequences of breast surgery on woman's sensuality, sexual function

Study explores long-term consequences of breast surgery on woman's sensuality, sexual function

Adding a second HER2-targeted treatment may improve outcomes for some women with breast cancer

Adding a second HER2-targeted treatment may improve outcomes for some women with breast cancer

CLI could be promising technique for assessing tumor margins during breast-conserving surgery

CLI could be promising technique for assessing tumor margins during breast-conserving surgery

Researchers develop new imaging technique to ensure complete removal of tumor during surgery

Researchers develop new imaging technique to ensure complete removal of tumor during surgery

Study finds shorter course of radiation therapy given after mastectomy to be safe and effective

Study finds shorter course of radiation therapy given after mastectomy to be safe and effective

Different therapies for early-stage breast cancer show wide variations in cost-effectiveness

Different therapies for early-stage breast cancer show wide variations in cost-effectiveness

Shorter radiation treatment for breast cancer patients could reduce health care spending

Shorter radiation treatment for breast cancer patients could reduce health care spending

Study explores links between genetic susceptibility and heterogeneous phenotypes of lymphedema

Study explores links between genetic susceptibility and heterogeneous phenotypes of lymphedema

Study finds under and misuse of adjuvant endocrine therapy for breast cancer patients

Study finds under and misuse of adjuvant endocrine therapy for breast cancer patients

Mayo Clinic to test vaccine for providing lifelong immunity against precancerous breast lesions

Mayo Clinic to test vaccine for providing lifelong immunity against precancerous breast lesions

Study: Half of women treated for early stage breast cancer report severe side effects

Study: Half of women treated for early stage breast cancer report severe side effects

Study examines health care costs linked to lumpectomy patients requiring reoperations

Study examines health care costs linked to lumpectomy patients requiring reoperations

Study identifies recurrent genomic alterations in subset of breast cancer

Study identifies recurrent genomic alterations in subset of breast cancer

How could emerging technologies impact cancer care?

How could emerging technologies impact cancer care?

Radiation boost provides added benefit to DCIS patients following breast-conserving surgery and WBRT

Radiation boost provides added benefit to DCIS patients following breast-conserving surgery and WBRT

Hidden Scar approach minimizes visible breast cancer scars

Hidden Scar approach minimizes visible breast cancer scars

Breast cancer patients in the U.S. now have new surgical option that offers flexible alternative for cancer detection

Breast cancer patients in the U.S. now have new surgical option that offers flexible alternative for cancer detection

Study reveals needle biopsy hormone receptor testing for DCIS wastes millions

Study reveals needle biopsy hormone receptor testing for DCIS wastes millions

ASTRO honors Ms. Keresztes with 2016 Survivor Circle Award

ASTRO honors Ms. Keresztes with 2016 Survivor Circle Award

Women trust their own judgment when making breast cancer surgery-related decisions

Women trust their own judgment when making breast cancer surgery-related decisions