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Double Mastectomies For Men With Breast Cancer Are On The Rise | Anna Almendrala | Posted 09.03.2015 | Healthy Living

By: Sara G. Miller Published: 09/02/2015 06:06 PM EDT on LiveScience More men with breast cancer are opting to get both breasts removed, even the hea...

Can You Hear Me? Women and Their Doctors Talking About Surgery to Prevent Breast Cancer

Mark E. Robson, M.D. | Posted 02.10.2013 | Healthy Living
Mark E. Robson, M.D.

Women with breast cancer should be helped to clearly understand what can and cannot be achieved by prophylactic bilateral mastectomy and the potentially significant risks of the procedure. Doctors, in turn, should accept that a reduction in fear is a worthwhile goal in cancer treatment.