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Risk-Reducing Nipple-Sparing Mastectomies Highly Effective for BRCA Patients

New Research and Procedures Support Surgeries with Superior Cosmetic Results Abstract: Multi-Institutional Study of the Oncologic Safety of Prophylactic Nipple Sparing Mastectomy in a BRCA Population

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Breast Cancer Patients Choose to Maintain Pregnancy Options as Choices Expand

New Study Highlights Need for Widespread Patient Counseling Abstract: Fertility in Young Women of Child-Bearing Age after Breast Cancer: Are We Giving Them a Better Chance?

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Bilateral Prophylactic Mastectomy Rarely More Cost-Effective Than Screening Mammography for High Risk Women

Highlights Need for More Sensitive and Economical Screening Techniques Abstract: Cost-Effectiveness of Bilateral Prophylactic Mastectomy in Patients at High Risk for Breast Cancer Without a Known BRCA Mutation

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Multi-Gene Panel Testing Provides Broader Information About Breast Cancer Risk

More Data May Pose New Questions Abstract: Multi-Gene Panel Testing Detects Equal Rates of Pathogenic BRCA1/2 Mutations and Has a Higher Diagnostic Yield Compared to Limited BRCA1/2 Analysis Alone in Patients at Risk for Hereditary Breast Cancer

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