Cure rates and lumpectomy

Study Finds Higher Survival Rate for Lumpectomy in Early Stage Breast Cancer

For early-stage breast cancers, survival rates were found to be higher in women opting for lumpectomy rather than mastectomy. A new study questions previous research that lumpectomy and mastectomy are similarly effective in terms of beating breast cancer. Published online in the journal Cancer, the study revealed that, in early stage breast cancer, “lumpectomy is …Read More