Questions to Ask Your Doctor

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  • I am newly diagnosed and want to know more:
  • I am undergoing treatment and have questions:

I am newly diagnosed and want to know more:

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD on December 08, 2019

  1. What does advanced breast cancer really mean?
  2. Where has my cancer spread?
  3. What treatment is best for me?
  4. How will the treatment affect my breasts?
  5. How will the treatment affect my fertility?
  6. Should I consider a clinical trial?
  7. What are the side effects of the treatment?

I am undergoing treatment and have questions:

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin, MD on December 08, 2019

  1. How do I know if the treatment is working?
  2. What other tests do I need?
  3. Are there other treatment options?
  4. Should I consider a clinical trial?
  5. How do I manage side effects?
  6. What complementary and alternative treatments can I use?
  7. Where can I go for support?