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Our interactive treatment navigation tool for newly diagnosed patients can help you explore the different types of treatments you may have.

In this section of Understanding Breast Cancer, we describe the standard treatments (including their benefits and risks) for breast cancer in addition to other issues that affect treatment decisions.  

Overview of Treatment Options  

Types of Treatment for Different Stages of Breast Cancer 


Factors that Affect Treatment and Prognosis  

Other Issues Related to Treatment  


Treatment Issues for Younger Women  

Breast Cancer in Men 


Clinical Trials 

Questions for Your Provider
(by topic) 


Getting Good Care 

Message Board Forums
(share your experiences and thoughts on breast cancer topics)
Research Tables 


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