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Medical Update for Young Women


Speaker: Eric P. Winer, MD

One of the nation’s leading oncologists gives an overview of available treatments for premenopausal women and discusses medicines and methods under study. Eric P. Winer, MD, focuses on the importance of tailoring treatments to breast cancer type and supporting research specific to young women. In his review of options for estrogen receptor-positive disease, he discusses tamoxifen, ovarian suppression and a study of aromatase inhibitors, chemotherapy and zoledronic acid. Understand why your doctor might recommend chemotherapy for triple-negative, HER2 positive or lymph node-positive breast cancer; and learn about the tests used to screen the tumor’s HER2 status.

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