Mastectomy is one of the most common surgical approaches for breast cancer management.
Over the years, the technique of mastectomy has undergone a lot of change. This patient education video summarises the current role of mastectomy in treating breast cancer, along with the post- surgery care required by the patient.
This video also covers points to prevent lymphedema (swelling of the arm) following breast cancer surgery.
This information has been provided by Dr. Rohan Khandelwal, who is a Breast Cancer Surgeon with more than 8 years of experience. He is currently heading the department at CK Birla Hospital for Women, Gurugram.