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Featuring a plastic surgeon expert from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center African American Women Less Likely To Receive Standard Breast Cancer Treatment
African American women diagnosed with early stage invasive breast cancer were 12 percent less likely than Caucasian women with the same diagnosis to receive axillary sentinel lymph node (SLN) biopsy, a minimally invasive technique, which has become the standard surgical procedure. Zoladex Shows Fertility Advantages in Treatment of Early Breast Cancer
Researchers reported that women with early stage HR-negative breast cancer who were treated with Zoladex® had a reduced rate of ovarian failure at 2 years. This result included higher rates of patients becoming pregnant, patients giving birth, and patients with one or more deliveries.
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Breast Cancer Clinical Trials
07040 – A Phase 2, Multi-center, Open-Label, Randomized Trial of Gemcitabine/Carboplatin, with or without BSI-201, in patients with ER, PR, and HER2-negative metastatic breast cancer
NU07B1 – A Double-Blind, Randomized Phase 2b Study Evaluating the Efficacy and Safety of Sorafenib Compared to Placebo when Administered in Combination with Paclitaxel in Patients with Locally Recurrent or Metastatic Breast Cancer
98-04 – Phase III Trial of Observation Plus or Minus Tamoxifen VS. RT Plus or Minus Tamoxifen for Good Risk Duct Carcinoma In-Situ (DCIS) of the Female Breast.