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To Learn More About Breast Cancer

    For more information from the National Cancer Institute about breast cancer, see the following:

    • Breast Cancer Home Page
    • What You Need to Know About™ Breast Cancer
    • Surgery Choices for Women with DCIS or Breast Cancer
    • Preventive Mastectomy
    • Breast Reconstruction After Mastectomy
    • Adjuvant and Neoadjuvant Therapy for Breast Cancer
    • Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy
    • Drugs Approved for Breast Cancer
    • Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer
    • Understanding Cancer Series: Targeted Therapies (Advances in Targeted Therapies and Targeted Therapies for Breast Cancer)
    • Targeted Cancer Therapies
    • Inflammatory Breast Cancer
    • BRCA1 and BRCA2: Cancer Risk and Genetic Testing

    For general cancer information and other resources from the National Cancer Institute, see the following:

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    I'm Too Young to Get Breast Cancer!

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    • What You Need to Know About™ Cancer
    • Understanding Cancer Series: Cancer
    • Cancer Staging
    • Chemotherapy and You: Support for People With Cancer
    • Radiation Therapy and You: Support for People With Cancer
    • Coping with Cancer: Supportive and Palliative Care
    • Questions to Ask Your Doctor About Cancer
    • Cancer Library
    • Information For Survivors/Caregivers/Advocates

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      Last Updated: February 25, 2014
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