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Old 02-20-2009, 01:26 PM   #1
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radiation after breast surgery

when should radiation start after breast surgery

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Old 02-21-2009, 09:23 PM   #2
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Re: radiation after breast surgery

It depends. I had a mastectomy on 8/13/07, chemotherapy started on 9/27/07 and radiation started on 2/7/08.

Old 03-10-2009, 04:18 PM   #3
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Re: radiation after breast surgery

I had my mastectomy with immediate reconstruction on 18 November then started radiation on 28 January. I guess every situation is different.

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