Is Reoperation After A Lumpectomy Common?

4 years ago
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Breast cancer patients often wonder about re-operation after a lumpectomy. As Dr. Harness explains, one of the dilemmas that doctors face when performing a lumpectomy is removing the right amount of the breast so that there is no cancer at the edges, but saving enough breast tissue for oncoplastic reconstruction. Learn more from the video above. Click Here & Get The 15 Breast Cancer Questions To Ask Your Doctor Breast Cancer Answers is a social media show where viewers suggest questions and topics and get answers from breast cancer experts. Suggest a topic now at This information should not be relied upon as a substitute for personal medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Use the information provided on this site solely at your own risk. If you have any concerns about your health, please consult with a physician.