Breast cancer surgery

Breast cancer surgery

In our own words - breast cancer and mammography

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English
Owning Org: 
Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
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Vol 14, No.2
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1993
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article discusses the medical and ethical issues regarding the use of mammography, performed yearly on asymptomatic women, or undertaken for screening purposes on large numbers of women. 

 

Breast reconstruction

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English
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Canadian Women's Health Network (CWHN)
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Paper
Author: 
Lorna Zabach
Edition: 
Vol 8, No.3
Publisher: 
Women Healthsharing
Publication Date: 
1987
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

This article discusses the pro's and con's of post treatment surgery. 

Making decisions about the removal of my breast cancer: what do I prefer?

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English
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Paper
Online
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Canadian Cancer Society
Publication Date: 
2001
Publication Place: 
Toronto, ON

Provides information to help women decide, along with their surgeon, which type of surgical treatment (lumpectomy followed by radiation or mastectomy) can be used for breast cancer.

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