Fiona is taking part in a trial of photodynamic therapy.
Revolutionary Laser Treatment Could Kill off Breast Cancer in 15 Minutes
OCTOBER 01, 2013JANE FEINMANN, Daily MailFiona Fisher was diagnosed with breast cancer this summer and was astounded when her doctors suggested that their first move should be to try to kill the tumour by blasting it with a laser for 15 minutes.
This involved injecting a drug into the tumour to make it sensitive to light. Then, via a needle, they shone an intensive laser beam into the cancer to kill it.
'The whole thing was less invasive than the biopsy that I had to confirm the diagnosis of cancer,' says Fiona, 57, a self-employed management consultant living in Primrose Hill, North London.Read more: Daily Mail