How Does Chemotherapy Treat Breast Cancer?
This video looks at the the chemistry and science of how chemotherapy and other cancer treatments work on breast cancer. Breast cancer is the second most commonly diagnosed cancer in women. Fortunately, the rate at which we are learning about this disease means patients have many more treatment options and far better chances of survival than they did 100 years ago. This video describes what has changed about how we treat breast cancer, and what patients can expect in the future.
See also: Breast; Cancer; Chemotherapy and other antineoplastic drug treatments; Cisplatin; Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA); Estrogen; Hormone; Immunotherapy; Mammary gland; Monoclonal antibodies; Oncology; Radiation therapy; Surgery; Vaccination
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