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A 39-year-old member asked:

how risky is the surgery to remove damaged breast tissue after radiotherapy?

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Dr. Boris Aronzon
Anesthesiology 24 years experience
Depends: Difficult to quantify without knowing your general condition and your medications and other problems. If you are healthy surgical and anesthetic risks a low. Talk to your surgeon to get a better picture.

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Last updated Jan 21, 2013

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