Oncoplastic Breast Cancer Surgery

Combining Oncology Cancer Treatment and Plastic Surgery

Oncoplastic Surgery: New Approaches Are Changing Breast Cancer Surgery Options
Oncoplastic Breast Cancer Surgery combines Oncology Cancer Treatment and Plastic Surgery

Treating breast cancer almost always involves surgery, and for years the choice was just having the lump or the whole breast removed. Now, new approaches are dramatically changing the way these operations are done, giving women more options, faster treatment, smaller scars, fewer long-term side effects and better cosmetic results.
It has led to a new specialty – “oncoplastic” surgery – combining oncology, which focuses on cancer treatment, and plastic surgery to restore appearance
. ”

Read Oncoplastic Surgery: New Approaches Are Changing Breast Cancer Surgery Options, by Marilynn Marchione, May 2013
All our posts tagged Breast CancerCancer – Mastectomy

Author: DES Daughter

Activist, blogger and social media addict committed to shedding light on a global health scandal and dedicated to raise DES awareness.

2 thoughts on “Oncoplastic Breast Cancer Surgery”

  1. Is great news, the deprecion and low self esteem in women is another enemy to defeat, with this technique will have improved quality of life.
    Jose

Have your say! Share your views

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.