Breast Cancer

The most leading cause of death in women

How breast cancer can be treated?treatment

If cancer cells are found in the lymph nodes, more aggressive treatment may be necessary. The presence of these cells suggests that the cancer has begun to spread to other parts of the body. Additional treatments are then needed to kill cancer cells in all parts of the body. Such forms of  treatment are known as systemic (for "system") treatments.

Three common forms of systemic treatment

  1. Radiation

  2. Chemotherapy

  3. Hormone therapy