Surgery might be required to remove the tumour.
Breast conserving surgery:
- A lumpectomy which removes the cancer and surrounding tissue.
- A quadrantectomy which removes one-quarter of the breast that has the lump.
- Masectomy which removes the whole breast.
- Hormone therapy
- Targeted therapy
- Radiation therapy (high-energy x-rays) to kills the cancer cells
- Nutrition and lifestyle support to help you recover
- Shoulder exercises and arm care to avoid stiffness and swelling