Jayne Charlamb, MD, left, director of the breast cancer high-risk program at Upstate, and Ranjna Sharma, MD, medical director of the Upstate breast cancer program
Breast cancer update: the latest on prevention, screening, treatment
About one in eight women in the United States will develop invasive breast cancer during her lifetime. In 2020, an estimated 276,000 women will be diagnosed with invasive breast cancer, and an estimated 48,000 will be diagnosed with a non-invasive form of breast cancer. This interview explores breast cancer prevention, screening, diagnosis and treatment with Upstate physicians Ranjna Sharma, MD, a surgeon and medical director of the breast cancer program, and Jayne Charlamb, MD, director of the breast cancer high-risk program.