Episode 20090310

Giving a Diagnosis of Cancer and Hope

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Two breast surgeons, Drs Beth Siegel and Deborah Axelrod talk about what is like to break the news , to tell a woman that she has a breast cancer. Most women first react with fear of losing a breast and then recognize the implications not only a breast, but, their mortality. These doctors share their own feelings and reactions as women and physicians who have to deal daily with this charged information.-- Peter Pressman, MDmoreless

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