A 39-year-old member asked:
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what are the most common ways to treat breast cancer?

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Dr. Regina Hampton
22 years experience Breast Surgery
Depends: This depends on the type of tumor, involvement in other areas or spread/metastasis, how healthy the patient is and the stage. In general the treatments are: surgery, radiation, chemotherapy and hormonal therapy. Every individual is treated according to her/his cancer. There are many websites with more information: komen.org, breastcancer.org, cancer.gov
Answered on May 26, 2014

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