Lumpectomy (Surgery, Procedure)


Did the lumpectomy you received prevent the recurrence of your breast cancer? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: angela, 55-64 Female (Patient) Published: December 02

I had lumpectomy and sentinel node biopsy with a suspected high grade invasive tumor. However, the pathology came back mostly fibrocystic tissue with small area of DCIS (ductal carcinoma in situ). I had radiation. That was 16 years ago! Cancer has not returned.


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