This is an unprecedented time we are living through, especially for those who have been newly diagnosed with breast cancer as well as those currently in treatment. What is the right course to take while balancing treatment for breast cancer and the COVID-19 virus? Many medical oncology professional associations have been issuing changes to guidelines and recommendations for breast cancer treatment during the pandemic. The National Breast Cancer Coalition (NBCC) has provided a thoroughly researched, evidence-based statement. This information may be updated and is based on what we know now.
Please always discuss your treatment options with your physician(s) and health care team.