Herceptin & Non-surgical Treatment
Herceptin is a biologic breast cancer treatment targeted against cancer cells which have a receptor called HER2.
Hormonal therapy is applied after other treatments such as surgery, radiotherapy, or chemotherapy with the purpose of reducing the chance of the cancer coming back.
Chemotherapy may be given before surgery to shrink the cancer or after surgery if there is a risk of the cancer returning.
Radiotherapy is an X-ray treatment that is used after breast cancer surgery to reduce the risk of breast cancer coming back.
Last week I came in for my fourth annual mammogram and have had pleasant ladies assist. This…