What’s it like: To get a mastectomy

A mastectomy is a surgery to remove the breast. Someone might receive a mastectomy either to treat or prevent breast cancer.

BY JACLYN COSGROVE Published: February 17, 2013
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Why get a mastectomy?

A mastectomy is a surgery to remove the breast. Someone might receive a mastectomy either to treat or prevent breast cancer.

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