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Sharp Rise Seen in Prophylactic Mastectomy


 

After a median follow-up of 6 years, contralateral breast cancer developed in 12 (0.4%) women who did not undergo contralateral prophylactic mastectomies, Dr. King and her associates reported.

Just 13% of those who had prophylactic contralateral mastectomy were considered 'high risk.'

Source DR. KING

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