Mastectomy May Not Be Necessary for Young Breast Cancer Patients Mastectomy May Not Be Necessary for Young Breast Cancer Patients
Mastectomies among younger women with nonmetastatic invasive breast cancer may not always be necessary, suggests a study that shows survival outcomes are similar after a lumpectomy.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - May 17, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Nerve blocks may help counter the opioid crisis
Nerve blocks left me pain-free without the use of opioids for about three days after my double mastectomy. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - May 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Susan Berger Source Type: news

TI-RADS helps classify thyroid lesions on ultrasound
Classifying lesions found on ultrasound through the Thyroid Imaging Reportin...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Chest wall ultrasound good alternative after mastectomy Ultrasound shows persistence of vaccine-related lymphadenopathy Ultrasound finds no links between COVID vaccine, birth defects Ultrasound offers alternative to MRI for bone stress injuries Consensus on sonogram use could help pediatric trauma patients (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 4, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Chest wall ultrasound good alternative after mastectomy
Ultrasound of the chest wall performs well in follow-up imaging of breast cance...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Artificial intelligence for breast ultrasound Ultrasound's accuracy can help with breast cancer treatment decisions Elastography methods vie for spot in breast imaging Ultrasound spots less-aggressive DCIS on breast exams Ultrasound jostles for bigger role in screening dense breasts (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - May 3, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Julia Bradbury health: Star details 'breast cancer prevention' test following mastectomy
JULIA BRADBURY appeared on This Morning to give an update about her breast cancer journey, ahead of her documentary Julie Bradbury: Breast Cancer and Me, which airs tonight [Thursday, April 28]. As part of her update, Bradbury spoke about the latest research into a test that could reveal an individual's risk of cancer before even being diagnosed. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Genetic changes in cells may predict breast cancer recurrence, researchers say
Changes in the genetic makeup of cells involved in lactation after chemotherapy and mastectomy can identify people at risk for breast cancer recurrence, a study published Friday found. (Source: Health News - UPI.com)
Source: Health News - UPI.com - April 22, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Which Breast Cancer Surgery Leads to Better Quality of Life? Which Breast Cancer Surgery Leads to Better Quality of Life?
Better psychosocial and sexual well-being was reported by women who underwent breast-conserving surgery and radiation therapy vs those who had a mastectomy and reconstruction.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines)
Source: Medscape Medical News Headlines - April 21, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news

Long - Term QOL Examined for Surgical Choices in Breast Cancer
Psychosocial, sexual well - being worse with mastectomy and reconstruction without RT versus breast - conserving surgery with RT (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 13, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Surgery, Journal, Source Type: news

Surgery Type Does Not Impact Breast Cancer Survival in Younger Patients
Mastectomy is not associated with better survival than lumpectomy (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 13, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Gynecology, Oncology, Surgery, Conference News, Source Type: news

Long-Term QOL Examined for Surgical Choices in Breast Cancer
WEDNESDAY, April 13, 2022 -- Among women receiving treatment for early-stage breast cancer, mastectomy and reconstruction without radiation therapy (RT) is associated with similar breast satisfaction and physical well-being, but worse psychosocial... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - April 13, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

RT Prior to Mastectomy, Reconstruction Shows Promise
(MedPage Today) -- Radiotherapy followed by skin-sparing mastectomy and deep inferior epigastric perforator (DIEP) flap reconstruction is feasible and safe, with low rates of postoperative complications and good aesthetic results, results of the... (Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology)
Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology - April 8, 2022 Category: Hematology Source Type: news

Lumpectomy as Effective as Mastectomy for Young Women With Breast Cancer
Title: Lumpectomy as Effective as Mastectomy for Young Women With Breast CancerCategory: Health NewsCreated: 4/7/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/8/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Cancer General)
Source: MedicineNet Cancer General - April 8, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Source Type: news

Lumpectomy as Effective as Mastectomy for Young Women With Breast Cancer
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - April 7, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Oncology, Surgery, News, Source Type: news

Michaela Strachan: 'I forget I've had cancer' - Star's 'lucky' escape from breast cancer
MICHAELA STRACHAN is swapping television presenting for television performing as she takes part in tonight's All Star Musicals. Although not completely new territory for the star, who had a brief singing career in the late 1980s, back in 2014 the Autumnwatch presenter was left shocked when she was diagnosed with breast cancer and advised to have a double mastectomy. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 3, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Completion Mastectomy After Oncoplastic Reduction Completion Mastectomy After Oncoplastic Reduction
A new review identifies the indications and outcomes for completion mastectomy among patients who underwent oncoplastic breast reduction.Plastic Reconstructive Surgery-Global Open (PRS Global Open) (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - March 23, 2022 Category: Surgery Tags: Plastic Surgery & Aesthetic Medicine Journal Article Source Type: news