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Patients’ fear should be strongly considered when counseling women at high risk for breast cancer


Women at increased risk for breast cancer because of the genetic BRCA mutations are more likely to think a prophylactic mastectomy is the best way to reduce their risk for the disease, compared… Continue reading

Role of Breast MRI in Women with Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer


By CancerConsultants.com   According to guidelines published in the Journal of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network, the addition of high-quality breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) to other imaging techniques such as mammography can… Continue reading