Not all breast cancer patients finish radiation therapy

07/22/2008 | Reuters

A new study finds 87% of 24,500 U.S. women diagnosed with breast cancer completed radiation therapy following surgery. Women who had a mastectomy were less likely to complete radiation than women who had breast conserving surgery, and black women were less likely to finish the regimen than white women.

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