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Targeted Therapy
Patients who suffer from the disease often experience symptoms like a new breast lump or mass, swelling of all or part of the breast, skin irritation or dimpling, breast or nipple pain, nipple retraction, redness, scaliness, thickening of the nipple or ... [...]
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Targeted therapy gives cancer patients hope for better survival rates
Although HER2-positive breast cancer patients are expected to have lower survival rates compared to those with HER2-negative disease, in this day and age, receiving a diagnosis of metastatic HER2-positive breast cancer is no longer a death sentence. [...]
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With early breast cancer, targeted radiation shows promise
(HealthDay News) -- For women with early stage breast cancer, targeted doses of radiation therapy may be as effective as standard radiation treatment of the entire breast, a new British study suggests. The research only tracked women for five years, so ... [...]
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Targeted breast cancer drug shows promise with fewer side effects
For many patients, the cancer treatments, with all the debilitating side effects, feel like friendly fire. A new drug trial, though, helped one woman fight her breast cancer with a better quality of life. Amy Charney, 48, planned to run in last year's ... [...]
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Targeted axillary dissection of lymph nodes after chemotherapy improves …
The research, published in the Journal of Clinical Oncology, has changed treatment guidelines at the institution for a select group of breast cancer patients with lymph node metastasis, who will now receive Targeted Axillary Dissection (TAD). The TAD ... [...]
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