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Radiation for Breast Cancer

Radiation therapy is another way to help reduce the chance of cancer’s return. This article is a brief description of radiation therapy for breast cancer.

Radiation for Breast Cancer

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Male Breast Cancer Treatment Options

While breast cancer is rare in men, anyone can get it. Any cell in your body can become cancerous. So even though men have a very small amount of breast tissue, cancer can develop there. About 2,360 American men will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year. And about 430 men will die from it. Studies have shown the prognosis is worse for male breast cancers as compared to female breast cancers, especially for African-American men. One reason is that breast cancer is not usually considered as a...

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Radiation Treatment for Breast Cancer: What to Expect

This article tells you what to expect from radiation therapy, from the treatment process to side effects.

Radiation Treatment for Breast Cancer: What to Expect

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Reviewed by Sujana Movva, MD on January 26, 2015
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