Metastatic or secondary breast cancer occurs when breast cancer cells travel and grow in other parts of the body. This can happen months or years after an original diagnosis. While there is no complete cure for MBC there are many treatments available that can help the patient live a long and enjoyable life.
However it can be an emotional roller coaster, one of our patients asked us to share this article as it described very well how she felt living with MBC
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