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Mastectomy is surgery to remove the breast (or as much of the breast tissue as possible).
UCR researcher employs Actor-Network Theory to open black boxes in breast cancer survivorship care

UCR researcher employs Actor-Network Theory to open black boxes in breast cancer survivorship care

In America, cancer patients endure debt on top of disease

In America, cancer patients endure debt on top of disease

Native Americans have to travel large distances to access radiation therapy, study shows

Native Americans have to travel large distances to access radiation therapy, study shows

Study finds virtual mindfulness-based intervention for sexual health as a feasible treatment option for cancer survivors

Study finds virtual mindfulness-based intervention for sexual health as a feasible treatment option for cancer survivors

Interventional cryoneurolysis can offer hope to patients in persistent pain after traumatic injury

Interventional cryoneurolysis can offer hope to patients in persistent pain after traumatic injury

Researchers identify new factors that can predict breast cancer recurrence

Researchers identify new factors that can predict breast cancer recurrence

Preoperative body image concerns may predict complications after breast reconstruction

Preoperative body image concerns may predict complications after breast reconstruction

An anesthesiology practice’s busy day in court collecting on surprise bills

An anesthesiology practice’s busy day in court collecting on surprise bills

Exercise reduces arm and shoulder disability, pain in women recovering after breast cancer surgery

Exercise reduces arm and shoulder disability, pain in women recovering after breast cancer surgery

Breast radiation after lumpectomy decreases incidence of ipsilateral breast recurrence for 'low risk' DCIS

Breast radiation after lumpectomy decreases incidence of ipsilateral breast recurrence for 'low risk' DCIS

King Edward VII’s new approach reduces damaging side effects of breast cancer surgeries

King Edward VII’s new approach reduces damaging side effects of breast cancer surgeries

Tulane spin-out company awarded grant to develop new graft for treating pelvic organ prolapse

Tulane spin-out company awarded grant to develop new graft for treating pelvic organ prolapse

Study: Diet can influence the breast microbiome and alter breast cancer tumors

Study: Diet can influence the breast microbiome and alter breast cancer tumors

Grand Challenge research integrates AI to streamline clinical assessment of breast cancer

Grand Challenge research integrates AI to streamline clinical assessment of breast cancer

Study: Women at high risk of breast cancer face financial barriers to care

Study: Women at high risk of breast cancer face financial barriers to care

Cavity shave margin resection reduces the rate of positive margins in patients with DCIS

Cavity shave margin resection reduces the rate of positive margins in patients with DCIS

Fat grafting shows potential to help cancer patients with radiation-induced skin injury

Fat grafting shows potential to help cancer patients with radiation-induced skin injury

Researchers use functional test to measure the effect of inherited variants in BRCA2 cancer gene

Researchers use functional test to measure the effect of inherited variants in BRCA2 cancer gene

Gene screenings hold disease clues, but unexplained anomalies often raise fears

Gene screenings hold disease clues, but unexplained anomalies often raise fears

Study finds high prevalence of cardiovascular conditions in male breast cancer patients

Study finds high prevalence of cardiovascular conditions in male breast cancer patients