Torr E Carmain, MD

General Surgery

How should I choose between a lumpectomy and a mastectomy?

The choice between a mastectomy and a lumpectomy should be something a patient discusses with her doctor. Watch this video to learn more about this choice and post-surgery treatment options from Torr Carmain, MD at Citrus Memorial Hospital.

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