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Breast reconstruction

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If you're a Blue Care Network member, this information will help you learn more about breast reconstruction.

Our health coverage complies with the Women’s Health and Cancer Rights Act of 1998. That means you're covered if you have a mastectomy and need breast reconstruction. You're covered for:

  • Reconstruction of the breast where the mastectomy is performed for treatment of cancer 
  • Surgery and reconstruction of the other breast to produce a symmetrical appearance 
  • Prostheses and other care to relieve physical complications of all stages of a mastectomy

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