Oncotype DX Breast Cancer Test Score Tells Doctors Biology of Tumor


Uploaded by drjayharness on 26.04.2012

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Steven Shak, MD>>> Steve Shak, MD: The Oncotype DX breast cancer test informs your team about
the individual biology of your tumor and by understanding that, their discussion with
you will help you to identify better whether hormonal therapy alone is the right treatment
or whether the addition of chemotherapy is necessary.
The reason it is so important to get the Oncotype DX test is that it can give you the confidence
that you are choosing the right therapy for you.
Hi, I am Dr. Jay Harness and I want to share with you important information that I believe
that every newly diagnosed patient with breast cancer needs to know.
Susan Denver: I am a breast cancer survivor.
Katherine Stockton: I am a breast cancer survivor.
Coree: I am a breast cancer survivor.
Susan Denver: And I want every woman to know…
Katherine Stockton: …about personalized breast cancer treatment…
Susan Denver: …and the Genomic Test.
Coree: A test that helps guide a woman and her doctor…
Katherine Stockton: …to the best treatment options for her.
Susan Denver: Pass it on!