African American Women with Breast Ca...

African American Women with Breast Cancer Less Likely to Have Newer, Recommended Surgical Procedure

There are 1 comment on the Newswise story from Dec 5, 2012, titled African American Women with Breast Cancer Less Likely to Have Newer, Recommended Surgical Procedure. In it, Newswise reports that:

San Antonio - African American women with early stage, invasive breast cancer were 12 percent less likely than Caucasian women with the same diagnosis to receive a minimally invasive technique, axillary sentinel lymph node biopsy, years after the procedure had become the standard of surgical practice, according to research from The University of ... (more)

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#1 Dec 5, 2012
This is only an example of population control. SMH

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