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Mastectomy is surgery to remove the breast (or as much of the breast tissue as possible).
Survey quantifies cancer patients' interest in pathology services

Survey quantifies cancer patients' interest in pathology services

Study highlights practice patterns and factors associated with prognosis of male breast cancer

Study highlights practice patterns and factors associated with prognosis of male breast cancer

Understanding treatment and prognosis of male breast cancer

Understanding treatment and prognosis of male breast cancer

Women under 40 often choose aggressive surgery out of fear of second breast cancer

Women under 40 often choose aggressive surgery out of fear of second breast cancer

Multi-gene testing at point of diagnosis can save all women with breast cancer

Multi-gene testing at point of diagnosis can save all women with breast cancer

Health insurance coverage varies for gender-affirming top surgery in transgender patients

Health insurance coverage varies for gender-affirming top surgery in transgender patients

Lumpectomy is less invasive surgery and requires no hospitalization, shows study

Lumpectomy is less invasive surgery and requires no hospitalization, shows study

DNA sequencing helps confirm breast cancer link between Leicester sisters

DNA sequencing helps confirm breast cancer link between Leicester sisters

Men at high risk of breast cancer may benefit from screening, study shows

Men at high risk of breast cancer may benefit from screening, study shows

FDA approves cold atmospheric plasma technology for first-ever use in clinical trial

FDA approves cold atmospheric plasma technology for first-ever use in clinical trial

Women with breast cancer should start postoperative chemotherapy soon

Women with breast cancer should start postoperative chemotherapy soon

Combining breast and gynecologic surgery not such a good idea

Combining breast and gynecologic surgery not such a good idea

Bacteria in the birth canal linked to lower risk of ovarian cancer

Bacteria in the birth canal linked to lower risk of ovarian cancer

Study urges genetic testing before abdominal-based free-flap breast reconstruction

Study urges genetic testing before abdominal-based free-flap breast reconstruction

New diagnostic test could end unnecessary chemotherapy for breast cancer

New diagnostic test could end unnecessary chemotherapy for breast cancer

3D mammograms increasing in popularity for breast cancer screening in the USA

3D mammograms increasing in popularity for breast cancer screening in the USA

Breast cancer patients unaware of surgical options, study finds

Breast cancer patients unaware of surgical options, study finds

Clinical trial determines how proton radiotherapy can be used in early stage breast cancer

Clinical trial determines how proton radiotherapy can be used in early stage breast cancer

Dealing with hospital closure, pioneer Kansas town asks: What comes next?

Dealing with hospital closure, pioneer Kansas town asks: What comes next?

3D-printed tissue scaffolds could help improve nipple reconstruction

3D-printed tissue scaffolds could help improve nipple reconstruction