Although your mind might jump to a mastectomy when you think of breast cancer surgery, a lumpectomy may be an excellent option for you. A lumpectomy is a procedure in which only part of the breast is removed instead of the whole breast.
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If your cancer cells are clustered in a small area, most surgeons will opt to perform a lumpectomy. A lumpectomy: