What is a Breast Surgeon?

A breast surgeon is a surgeon who has a strong commitment to the evaluation and care of patients with benign (noncancerous) and malignant (cancer)...

Support for yoga, meditation, massage, acupressure and music therapy during breast...

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) announced its support of the Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) evidence-based guideline on the use of integrative...

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Study Finds Artificial Intelligence Can Distinguish Benign Mammogram Images From Malignant Cases Even When...

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A breast surgeon is a surgeon who has a strong commitment to the evaluation and care of patients with benign (noncancerous) and malignant (cancer)...

Survey Reveals Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer Face Major Financial Stress Due to Treatment...

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Few Women Suffering From Breast Cancer Discuss Treatment Costs With Physicians Before Beginning Breast...

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Bernard Fisher, father of breast surgery, turns 100 this month

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Bernard Fisher, father of breast surgery, turns 100 this month

Bernard Fisher, MD FACS turned 100 years old this month. Considered a pioneer of breast surgical oncology, “research by Dr. Fisher has extended and...

What is a Breast Surgeon?

A breast surgeon is a surgeon who has a strong commitment to the evaluation and care of patients with benign (noncancerous) and malignant (cancer)...

Using Circulating Tumor DNA to Predict Cancer Recurrence and Guide Therapy

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Triple Negative Breast Cancer Day is on March 8

March 3, 2018 is Triple-Negative Breast Cancer Day. We have known for a while that...

Your Medications and Products to Avoid Before Breast Surgery

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Survey Reveals Patients With Metastatic Breast Cancer Face Major Financial Stress Due to Treatment Costs

A new nationwide analysis of more than 1,000 people living with metastatic breast cancer from...

Ultrasound-Guided Core-Needle Biopsy Superior to Fine Needle Aspiration for Determining Axillary Lymph Node Status in Breast Cancer

When breast cancer is diagnosed, evaluation of the lymph nodes of the armpit, called "axillary...

Support for yoga, meditation, massage, acupressure and music therapy during breast cancer treatment released in new guidelines

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) announced its support of the Society for Integrative...

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Study Finds Artificial Intelligence Can Distinguish Benign Mammogram Images From Malignant...

While digital breast imaging through mammography is effective in detecting breast cancer even in its early stages, it can lead to abnormal findings that...

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Few Women Suffering From Breast Cancer Discuss Treatment Costs With Physicians...

Findings from a new study reveal that while many women with breast cancer experience significant financial burden and most prefer to discuss the cost...

Support for yoga, meditation, massage, acupressure and music therapy during breast...

The American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) announced its support of the Society for Integrative Oncology (SIO) evidence-based guideline on the use of integrative...

Bernard Fisher, father of breast surgery, turns 100 this month

Bernard Fisher, MD FACS turned 100 years old this month. Considered a pioneer of breast surgical oncology, “research by Dr. Fisher has extended and...

FDA approves second PARP inhibitor for germline BRCA-mutated Locally Advanced or...

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