Currently, the treatment of choice is called the modified radical mastectomy. In this procedure, only the breast tissue and underarm...
Despite the tag-teaming of breast surgeons and plastic surgeons, and despite the fact that there were no surgical complications, my... Read more »
With Breast Cancer Comics by Dash Shaw I was still under the impression that I had a pre-cancerous non-cancerous type of... Read more »
I read with great interest yesterday's front page Washington Post article about the increase in women opting for double mastectomies when... Read more »
Q. I’m having a mastectomy, and after hearing about the various choices I have for reconstruction, I’ve decided to have an implant. Now... Read more »
When I opted to proceed with reconstruction after my bilateral mastectomy, I was unprepared for the number of steps to complete the lengthy... Read more »
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