Perjeta (Pertuzumab) is an FDA approved cancer treatment for advanced types of cancers like HER2 positive breast cancer. In this video, medical oncologist Dr. Stephen Lemon explains how this treatment work, as well as what types of side effects patients may experience. Visit https://www.lightersideofcancer.com/education/ to watch more cancer treatment videos.
Following a HER2-positive breast cancer diagnosis, Christine relied on the friends and family, as well as a lot of humor, to get through her cancer journey. Visit https://www.lightersideofcancer.com/ to watch more cancer survivor stories.
Herceptin (trastuzumab) is an FDA approved targeted therapy to treat certain types of cancer that are are HER2-positive. These are cancers that are positive for the Human Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor 2 protein. In this video, Dr. Stephen Lemon will discuss how this treatment works, as well as what types of side effects it may […]