Breast Cancer Survivor Jennifer Mukai: Choosing Double Mastectomy Over Lumpectomy


Picture of Jennifer MukaiWebMD senior writer Miranda Hitti interviewed clinical trial: Mukai decided to enroll in a clinical trial that would test a breast cancer drug that’s usually given to postmenopausal women, in younger women such as herself.

“Anything I can do to help advance the care or cure of cancer would be something I’m interested in,” says Mukai, who will take the test drug for five years.

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