Generally, the first treatment for most breast cancers is a surgical procedure. Additional treatments such as chemotherapy or radiation, are often based on the outcome of the surgical procedure.
Some of the information that your doctors will consider as you decide what is best for you include:
These factors, and others, are considered as you and your doctors decide what is best for you.
For more information, please visit the Health Information Center's Breast Cancer Center . Information about surgical procedures can be found under Diagnostic and Surgical Procedures.