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Breast Cancer: Chemotherapy

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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Reviewed by Sujana Movva, MD on October 27, 2012
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