Innovations in surgical protocols for breast cancer

Judy C. Boughey, M.D., a surgical oncologist at Mayo Clinic's campus in Rochester, Minnesota, discusses innovations in surgical protocols for breast cancer. From the surgical standpoint there have been many changes to breast cancer treatment including in the neoadjuvant setting. Triple-negative breast cancer is one such diagnosis that can benefit from neoadjuvant therapy. Sameer R. Keole, M.D., a radiation oncologist at Mayo Clinic's campus in Arizona, also offers commentary on the latest radiotherapies used in conjunction with surgery or as stand-alone treatments.


August 13, 2020

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Mayo Clinic

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Judy Boughey, MD

Judy Boughey, MD

Biographical summary Judy C. Boughey M.D., is a breast surgical oncologist. She has a passionate interest in advancing the care of patients diagnosed with breast cancer as well as the care of women at high risk for future breast cancer. ...

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