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May 28, 2017
In this article, learn about how a skin-sparing mastectomy works, the reconstruction options available, and what to expect during recovery.
May 28, 2017
A phyllodes tumor is a rare form of breast cancer that appears mostly in women. What are the signs and symptoms and what is the outlook?
May 27, 2017
The latissimus dorsi muscle is sometimes used for breast reconstruction surgery. Learn more about preparation, side effects, and recovery in this article.
May 23, 2017
A new report examines breast cancer risk factors and finds that the equivalent of a daily small glass of wine or beer increases the risk significantly.
May 19, 2017
Of the quarter-million women diagnosed with breast cancer every year in the United States, about 180,000 undergo surgery to remove the cancerous tissue while preserving as much healthy breast tissue...
May 17, 2017
A reduction in overall body fat, rather than abdominal fat, is associated with lower levels of breast cancer markers.