Strategies for Survival: Navigating Breast Cancer Treatment Across Stages

January 3rd, 2024|Breast Cancer, Breast Pain, Cancer|

In the realm of healthcare, few journeys are as challenging as navigating breast cancer treatment across its various stages. Understanding the nuances of breast cancer staging is crucial for devising effective strategies tailored to each phase of the journey. Join us as we explore the stages of breast cancer, associated symptoms, and breast cancer treatment [...]

Can Fibroadenomas Turn Into Breast Cancer?

November 15th, 2023|Breast Cancer, Breast Cysts|

Breast health is a topic of paramount importance for women of all ages. Understanding various aspects of breast conditions, including benign tumors like fibroadenomas, is crucial for proactive and informed healthcare decisions. In this article, we will delve into the question that often concerns many: Can fibroadenomas turn into breast cancer? Clinics such as the [...]

When to Worry: Understanding Breast Cyst Symptoms and Tumor Differences

October 6th, 2023|Breast Cancer, Breast Cysts|

Breast health is a topic of paramount importance for women of all ages. Breast cysts and breast tumors are two common breast-related issues that can raise concerns. But how do you differentiate between them, and when should you worry? In this comprehensive guide, we at Advanced Surgical Physicians will explore the differences between breast cysts [...]

Stereotactic Breast Biopsy – Biopsy for Breast Cancer

February 28th, 2023|Breast Cancer|

Stereotactic biopsies are a subtype of biopsies that help diagnose cancer cells in the tissue of the breast. Sometimes called a biopsy mammogram, the procedure utilizes a mammography machine using two images of the breast tissue to take a tissue sample for testing.  As you may know, Dr. Eldredge, Dr. Shapiro, and their expert team [...]

Sentinel Node Biopsy – Everything About the Procedure and Recovery

January 8th, 2023|Breast Cancer|

SLN biopsy or sentinel node biopsy can be best defined as a surgical procedure performed on people dealing with cancer. More precisely, during the procedure, healthcare experts remove the sentinel nodes and send them to the lab for further evaluation and cancer cell testing.  Sentinel nodes usually are the first lymph nodes where malignant cells [...]

Lumpectomy – What the Procedure Looks Like?

November 1st, 2022|Breast Cancer|

A lumpectomy is a common treatment for breast cancer that involves the removal of cancer cells. This procedure differs from a mastectomy, as it attempts to preserve your breasts' natural look and shape following cancer. If you or a loved one need to undergo a lumpectomy and don't know what to expect, this article is [...]

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