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Decades of research has Decades of research has PROVEN that most women are cured of breast cancer without needing a mastectomy.
A simple lumpectomy and radiation has the SAME or BETTER cure rate than a mastectomy.
Mastectomy is a MAJOR surgery with higher RISK of MORE side effects compared to lumpectomy.
Mastectomy even with reconstruction results in WORSE cosmetic outcomes than lumpectomy.
I will live longer if I get a mastectomy.
Breast cancer is in my family so I need a mastectomy.
If I get a mastectomy I will definitely not need radiation.
I have positive lymph nodes so I need a mastectomy.
After mastectomy I have no breast so my cancer cannot come back in that area.
Radiation will make me bald and/or I will be radioactive.
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