Extra Radiotherapy Boost Can Stop Early Breast Cancer Recurrence

Thu, 06 Jul 2006 11:00 PM EST

... After surgery and standard radiotherapy, an extra boost of radiotherapy can help prevent the recurrence of early breast cancer for patients with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) , says Dr Gruber, Bern University, Switzerland and an international team of experts. DCIS can spread to surrounding tissue if left untreated. [click link for full article] ...