Surgery

Surgery involves removing the cancer with an operation. It is an important treatment for many cancers.

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Making treatment decisions

Your doctors may tell you there are different options for your treatment. Having the right information will help you make the right decision for you.

Radiotherapy

Radiotherapy is the use of high-energy rays, usually x-rays and similar rays (such as electrons) to treat cancer.

Chemotherapy

Chemotherapy uses drugs to treat many different types of cancer. It is most commonly given as an injection into a vein or as tablets or capsules.

Hormonal therapies

Some cancers depend on hormones to grow. Find out about different hormonal therapies and how they work.

Clinical trials

Many people are offered a trial as part of treatment. Find out more to help you decide if a trial is right for you.

After treatment

You have regular check-ups after breast cancer treatment. If you notice anything unusual between your appointments, contact your specialist.