Woman Reveals the Truth About Breast Surgery. Blog by Advanced Cosmetic Surgery of NY in Long Island & NYC.

Many women diagnosed with breast cancer decide on radiation for treatment to bring their cancer into remission. Following treatment, some women never suffer from breast cancer again. The results of the radiation to the breast can be troublesome to some patients, though. The radiation can cause the skin to harden and thicken. The breast tissue can shrink, leaving the treated breast much smaller than the non-treated one. For this reason, some women seek breast reduction after radiation.