Mastectomy vs. Lumpectomy - NBC Southern California

    Mastectomy vs. Lumpectomy

    Dr. Jeannie Shen of the Huntington Hospital Cancer Center states that the survival rates between a mastectomy and a lumpectomy are the same. “Ultimately, women don’t die from breast cancer in their breast. They die when cancer spreads.” (Published Thursday, Jul 18, 2013) Dr. Jeannie Shen of the Huntington Hospital Cancer Center states that the survival rates between a mastectomy and a lumpectomy are the same. See More