Monthly Archives: October 2019

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Can a Reconstructed Breast Develop Cancer?

October 15, 2019

A reconstructed breast does not have a higher or lower risk of cancer occurring in the future. The most current research in the field of breast reconstruction shows no correlation between reconstruction and the recurrence of breast cancer in women. After any type of cancer surgery, there is a risk that cancer can return. It is important...

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Can a Plastic Surgeon Remove Breast Cancer?

October 1, 2019

Plastic surgeons do not remove breast cancer tumors; however, your plastic surgeon is a critical member of your team of doctors. They work together to achieve the best possible outcome for breast cancer treatment and breast reconstruction. Finding out that you need to undergo breast cancer surgery is traumatic and frightening. While it can be...

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