The latest news on breast cancer
Called Menainv, research suggests it's a promising candidate as marker for metastasis.
Fluorescent compound sticks to diseased cells, making them easier to spot, study says
But further study needed before method can become standard, researchers say
Neither will replace mammography for screening yet, experts say.
Growing number with genetic, familial susceptibilities opt for double mastectomy.
In these cases, the implant makes it more difficult to treat the malignancy, experts explain
Questioning the benefits of robotic surgery; considering mammograms when breast cancer can vanish.
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But smoking-related cancers continue to rise in some regions of country, report finds
It's the added pounds, not impaired detection, that's to blame, study concludes