Can some women safely skip breast surgery?
from HealthDay News
Women with certain breast tissue abnormalities that raise their risk for cancer can safely take a wait-and-see approach rather than rush into surgery, a new study suggests. Previous research into two breast conditions — atypical lobular hyperplasia and lobular carcinoma in situ — have turned up conflicting results regarding the need for surgery, said Dr. Kristen Atkins, associate professor of pathology at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville.
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