No chemo?

Here’s some news for women who would like to keep their hair 🙂

Women with breast cancer are increasingly being spared the misery and cost of chemotherapy, thanks to a test that characterizes each tumor by its genetic thumbprint.

Two new studies show that the test, known as Oncotype DX, significantly cut the number of women who got chemo.

http://www.webmd.com/breast-cancer/news/20080502/fewer-breast-cancer-patients-get-chemo

By Charlene Laino
WebMD Medical News

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2 Responses

  1. Thanks for sharing this information on the genetic test of OncoType DX. Definitely will be of interest to those men and women facing breast cancer issues.

  2. Thanks for reading and feel free to share any info you find with others.

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