2 edition of Cancer of the breast and its surgical treatment. found in the catalog.
Cancer of the breast and its surgical treatment.
Forber, Janet Elizabeth Lane-Claypon lady
|Series||Reports on public health and medical subjects ;, no. 28.|
|LC Classifications||RG498 .F6|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 p.l., iv, 156 p.|
|Number of Pages||156|
|LC Control Number||41026503|
The different breast cancer treatment are as following: Breast Cancer Surgery: Surgical procedures involved in the breast cancer treatment are: Removing the breast tumor: In this procedure, also known as lumpectomy, tumor and a . Breast cancer is treated in several ways. It depends on the kind of breast cancer and how far it has spread. People with breast cancer often get more than one kind of treatment. Surgery. An operation where doctors cut out cancer tissue. Chemotherapy. Using special medicines to shrink or kill the cancer cells.
The epilogue speculates on the therapeutic possibilities and promises of the “new millennium” in the treatment of breast cancer. “Perhaps the glossy, colour covers of People Weekly on , and Parade on Jan, 31, , heralded the new era in the public perception of breast cancer. The women beam happily out on America, as if each has just won the lotto or Cited by: 1. Although the exact treatment for breast cancer varies from person to person, guidelines help ensure high-quality care. These guidelines are based on the latest research and agreement among experts. The National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) and the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) are respected organizations that regularly.
Lumpectomy: Removing the cancerous lump and some of the surrounding tissue. Mastectomy: Removing the breast tissue. Reconstructive surgery: Surgery to rebuild your decide if and when you want it.. Radiation therapy: Radiation involves beaming x-rays or gamma rays at the cancer cells to damage or destroy them. Chemotherapy: Chemotherapy is a combination . Treatment given after surgery to destroy any remaining cancer cells and prevent the cancer from coming back in the breast or to treat cancer that has spread to other areas of the body. Anesthesia: Drugs given before and during surgery so you won't feel the surgery.
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Most women with breast cancer have some type of surgery as part of their treatment. There are different types of breast surgery, and it may be done for different reasons, depending on the situation.
For example, surgery may be done to: Remove as much of the cancer as possible (breast-conserving surgery or mastectomy).
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Based on your treatment options, you might have different types of doctors on your treatment team. These doctors could include: A breast surgeon or surgical oncologist: a doctor who uses surgery to treat breast cancer; A radiation oncologist: a doctor who uses radiation to treat cancer; A medical oncologist: a doctor who uses chemotherapy and other medicines to treat cancer.
Surgery is used to treat many types of cancer. It works best for solid tumors that are contained in one area. Surgery, when used to treat cancer, is a procedure in which a surgeon removes cancer from your body.
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Current and emerging perspectives on genetics, biology, and prevention are first discussed in depth, and individual sections are then devoted to pathology, imaging, oncological. Breast cancer is the most common cancer of women in the United States.
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Surgical treatment of mammary carcinoma. Insuspected breast cancer resulted in 74 surgical procedures being performed at German hospitals. The surgical treatment of mammary carcinoma can be generally classified as. The most widely recognized sorts of breast cancer are Obtrusive ductal carcinoma and Intrusive lobular carcinoma.
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About the Book Author. Marshalee George, PhD, is Faculty and Oncology Nurse Practitioner at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Division of Surgical Oncology at Johns Hopkins Breast Center.
Kimlin Tam Ashing, PhD, is Professor and Founding Director of City of Hope's Center of Community Alliance for Research and Education. Together they have over 40 years.
A breast cancer survivor, in conversation with a surgical oncologist, helps decode a part of the treatmentLocation: Kasturi Building, Anna Salai,Mount Road, Chennai,Tamil Nadu.Furthermore, The National Cancer Institute panel, identified breast cancer treatments, given to black women, as inappropriate and not adequate compared to the treatment given to white women.
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