Jenny Burkholder was diagnosed with breast cancer in 2012 and told she would need a mastectomy. Her plastic surgeon suggested TRAM flap reconstruction, a procedure where the breast is rebuilt using tissue from other parts of your own body. In this months What I Wish I Knew, Jenny writes about the parts of TRAM flap surgery she wasnt prepared for.
In Men, Characteristics of BRCA1-Linked Cancers Differ From Those of BRCA2-Linked Cancers
A study suggests that there are differences in the characteristics of cancers linked to a BRCA1 mutation compared to those of cancers linked to a BRCA2 mutation in men. The research was published ...