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Understanding breast cancer in women

Understanding breast cancer in women (January 2019)

This booklet is about breast cancer in women. It is for women who are having tests for breast cancer and women who have been diagnosed with breast cancer. It covers breast cancer that has not spread to other parts of the body and describes the causes, symptoms, diagnosis, stages, and treatment (including surgery, radiotherapy, chemotherapy and hormonal therapy). It also discusses issues such as fertility, hormone replacement therapy, and feelings. Includes details of useful organisations and other resources.

Author(s)
Macmillan Cancer Support
Place of publication
London
Date of publication
January 2019
Pages
158pp
Edition
12th edition
Series
A practical guide to understanding cancer
Price
Free.
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Format
Booklet
Language
English
Flesch readability score
66.4
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