Prophylactic mastectomy may reduce your risk of breast cancer. In hopes of avoiding future disease, some women at very high risk of developing breast cancer elect to have both breasts surgically removed, a procedure called bilateral prophylactic mastectomy or preventive mastectomy. Knowing more about the different techniques and what is involved may help you to make these decisions. Understanding your individual level of risk can help you weigh your options for risk-reducing strategies, including prophylactic mastectomy. Read more………………..
Prophylactic Surgery to Reduce Breast Cancer Risk