Your Breast Cancer Treatment Options

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Radiation

High-energy beams are used to kill the cancer cells by aiming the rays at the body part where they’re located. Radiation can also be directed from within by placing radioactive material inside your body. This treatment commonly follows a lumpectomy to manage cancers caught in the early stages.

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