Surgical Oncology News

This section features a sampling of news related to surgical oncology from the popular press, from press releases received, or SSO news directly pertinent to SSO members.

  • Woman, 100, beats breast cancer

    By: BBC NewsAug 31, 2011
    A 100-year-old woman has been told she is free of breast cancer after having surgery in Greater Manchester. Dorothy Affleck, from Hyde, was 99-and-a-half when she had a lump removed from her breast at Tameside Hospital in August 2010. The former dancer, who celebrated her centenary in March, has now ...