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Weekend Wellness: Carefully consider treatment options when diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer

Weekend Wellness: Carefully consider treatment options when diagnosed with early-stage breast cancer

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I just found out I have stage I breast cancer, and I’m trying to decide on the kind of surgery I’ll have. My doctor says I could have either a mastectomy or a lumpectomy. I’m leaning toward a lumpectomy. But how do you know if a lumpectomy [...]

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Lumpectomy: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

A diagnosis of breast cancer is a time of many decisions.  In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Sarah McLaughlin looks at lumpectomy procedures. To listen, click the link below. Lumpectomy

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Tissue Testing During Breast Cancer Lumpectomies Prevents Need for Reoperation 96 Percent of Time

Tissue Testing During Breast Cancer Lumpectomies Prevents Need for Reoperation 96 Percent of Time

Real-time tissue analysis gives Mayo Clinic much lower reoperation numbers than national rate ROCHESTER, Minn. — Unique laboratory testing during breast cancer lumpectomies to make sure surgeons remove all cancerous tissue spares patients the need for a repeat lumpectomy in roughly 96 percent of cases at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, [...]

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Dr. Boughey Breast Surgery Study - Patient Impact of Second Operation (:37)

Dr. Judy Boughey comments on the "cost" of a second surgery.

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Dr. Boughey Breast Surgery Study - Frozen Section Process (:21)

Dr. Judy Boughey explains process at Mayo Clinic that helps in reducing the need for a second surgery following lumpectomy.

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Dr. Boughey Breast Surgery Study - Problem Statement (:27)

Dr. Judy Boughey explains that many breast cancer patients undergoing a lumpectomy ultimately need a second surgery to remove additional cancer around the tumor site.

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Lumpectomy

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic breast surgeon, Dr. Sarah McLaughlin discusses lumpectomy. To listen, click the link below. Lumpectomy

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Lumpectomy and Mastectomy

In this Medical Edge Radio episode, Mayo Clinic Dr. Sarah McLaughlin discusses surgical options for breast cancer. To listen, click the link below. Lumpectomy & Mastectomy

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