Breast Cancer: Breast Cancer Treatment

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Memorial Sloan Kettering experts offer new perspectives on causes of breast cancer and approaches to treating the disease.

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Your Memorial Sloan Kettering cancer care team will likely have a variety of treatment options to offer you, depending on the stage and makeup of your disease.

Researchers here and around the globe are continuing to learn more about the molecular biology of breast cancer overall, and they are developing therapies that are increasingly targeted to specific breast cancer subtypes.

For women at high risk of breast cancer, several drugs are now available that have been shown to reduce their risk. These therapies include: