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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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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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Reviewed by Trina Pagano, MD on November 02, 2014
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