Breast Cancer . Shirley Moncada Kelly Mentasti Ashlee Mehle Amber Isley. What is Breast Cancer?. Genetics and Breast Cancer. Genetic testing Mutations in BRCA1 and BRCA2 genes Lifetime risk for women with mutation is 82\% Breast cancer and men with gene mutations
Recommended for patients whose breast tumors contain hormone receptor protein.
Drugs/Strategies used in hormone therapy:
Ovarian ablationHormone therapytreatment
A mastectomy is the removal of the entire breast in which the tumor is located.Lumpectomy vs Mastectomytreatment