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Breast Surgery: Lumpectomy Or Mastectomy?

Dr Lee Ching Hong, Consultant Surgeon, Ara Damansara Medical Centre

27-Oct-20 16:00

Breast Surgery: Lumpectomy Or Mastectomy?

Many women are terrified at the diagnosis of breast cancer, for reasons beyond the cancer itself. A lot of the fears revolve around the notion of breast cancer surgery and what that will entail. We explore whether a lumpectomy is better than a mastectomy when it comes to surgery for treating breast cancer.

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Produced by: Tee Shiao Eek

Presented by: Tee Shiao Eek


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