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What would determine the target of radiation therapy after a mastectomy depends on the pathological findings at the time of mastectomy if patient has not received any chemotherapy prior to her mastectomy and the clinical findings prior to the mastectomy if patient has received chemotherapy prior to the mastectomy. The clinical findings prior to the Continue Reading

Mastectomy Radiation

After a mastectomy, what factors determine if radiation therapy is recommended for a breast cancer patient? Traditionally the indications for post-mastectomy radiation have been as following:

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