NCCN Guidelines for Patients® | Stage IV Breast Cancer - page 5

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How to use this book
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Part 1
Breast cancer basics
Explains how breast cancer starts and how it
spreads.
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Part 2
Treatment planning
Describes which tests are used to plan cancer
treatment.
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Part 3
Treatment overview
Describes the treatments used to control
cancer growth.
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Part 4
Treatment guide
Presents treatment options based on
features of the cancer.
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Part 5
Receiving cancer treatment
Describes how treatments are given,
their side effects, and testing for results.
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Part 6
Making treatment decisions
Offers tips for getting a treatment plan that
meets all your needs.
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Glossary:
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Dictionary
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Acronyms
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NCCN Panel Members
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NCCN Member Institutions
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Index
NCCN Guidelines for Patients
®
Stage IV Breast Cancer, Version 1.2014
Stage IV
Breast Cancer
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Contents
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