Double Mastectomy

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Women With Genetic Marker For Cancer Opting For Major Surgery

Angelina Jolie’s public life as an actress and as Special Envoy of the United Nations has put her latest choices for elective surgery in the spotlight, but she’s not the only one.

03/24/2015

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Angelina Jolie’s Mastectomy Decision Mirrored Colorado Woman’s

Oscar winning actress Angelina Jolie says she underwent a preventive double mastectomy. The tough decision came after she took a genetic test and learned she had a high risk of getting cancer.

05/14/2013