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Author Love, Susan M, author.

Title Dr. Susan Love's breast book / Susan M. Love, M.D. ; with Elizabeth Love and Karen Lindsey ; illustrations by Marcia Williams.

Publication Info. Boston, MA : Da Capo Lifelong, 2015.
©2015

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    618.19 LOV 2015    Available
 PAS Allendale Branch Non-Fiction    618.19 LOV 2015    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    618.19 LOV 2015    Available
 PAS La Pintoresca Branch Non-Fiction    618.19 LOV 2015    Available
 PAS Linda Vista Branch Non-Fiction    618.19 LOV 2015    Available
 PAS Santa Catalina Branch Non-Fiction    618.19 LOV 2015    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Edition Sixth edition.
Description xiii, 690 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note "A Merloyd Lawrence book."
Summary "This fully revised sixth edition explains the biology behind the clinical options. Whether a reader is at risk and interested in prevention, diagnosed and trying to prevent recurrence, or living with metastatic cancer and seeking ways to survive longer and better, Dr. Love provides the most expert and reassuring support. This revision discusses the new genetic tests, controversies regarding screening, and what you need to know about dense breasts. Dr. Love also reviews the most recent technologies, such as liquid biopsies (identifying tumor cells in blood), plus current findings on the timing of chemotherapy, male breast cancer, and exciting new immunological therapies, all in her unique explanatory style. In addition, she considers the collateral damage of treatment and explores the newer approaches to metastatic disease"--Back cover.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 579-639) and index.
Contents The Healthy Breast and Common Problems -- What Causes Breast Cancer and How Do We Prevent It? -- Finding Breast Cancer -- Decisions -- Treatments in the Age of Personalized Medicine -- After Treatment -- Recurrence of Breast Cancer.
Subject Breast -- Diseases -- Popular works.
Breast -- Cancer -- Popular works.
Added Author Love, Elizabeth (Journalist), author.
Lindsey, Karen, 1944- author.
Williams, Marcia, 1945- illustrator.
Added Title Breast book
Doctor Susan Love's breast book
ISBN 9780738218212 paperback
0738218219 paperback

 
    
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