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What is Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer

Chemotherapy is often used to cut the risk of a recurrence of cancer. Read a short description of chemotherapy for breast cancer.

What is Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer

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Me and the Girls: Jennifer Mukai

WebMD senior writer Miranda Hitti interviewed breast cancer survivors as part of a series for Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The series, called "Me & the Girls," explores the personal stories of these women after they were diagnosed with breast cancer. Breast cancer survivor Jennifer Mukai, 43, lives in the Seattle area. Mukai got her first-ever mammogram in May 2009, right after turning 43. That mammogram led to her breast cancer diagnosis. Mammograms don't determine whether...

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Chemotherapy and Breast Cancer: Detailed Information

This article provides in-depth information on breast cancer chemotherapy.

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Chemotherapy Treatment for Breast Cancer: What to Expect

Find out what to expect from breast cancer chemotherapy treatments, including side effects.

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