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The first sign of breast cancer is often a painless lump. But early breast cancer is often found on a mammogram before a lump can be felt. Other...
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Breast cancer occurs when abnormal cells grow out of control in one or both breasts. All treatments for breast cancer work best when the cancer is...
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Nolvadex is a prescription medicine that is like estrogen (female hormone) in some ways and different in other ways. In the breast, Nolvadex can...
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Breast cancer occurs when cells in the breast grow abnormally. As the breast cancer grows, it can spread to nearby tissues and lymph nodes. Advanced...
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Like breast cancer in women, treatment depends upon the stage of the cancer and the overall physical condition of the patient. Treatments are the...
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Most importantly, you'll need to obtain a family pedigree to determine if there is a cancer development pattern within your family. A family pedigree...
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Recurrent breast cancerRecurrent breast cancer occurs when breast cancer comes back in or near the original location after treatment. Local...
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The prognosis of a man with breast cancer is considered similar to breast cancer in a woman. Overall survival rates for each tumor stage are similar...
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Radiation therapy is usually given to treat breast cancer after a lumpectomy and sometimes after a mastectomy to reduce your risk of the cancer...
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Breast cancer occurs when abnormal cells grow out of control in one or both breasts. They can invade nearby tissues and form a mass, called a...
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Some women with breast cancer use complementary and alternative medicine (CAM).An approach is generally called complementary medicine when it is used...
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Diagnosis of breast cancer requires identifying cancer cells in tissue specimens obtained by biopsy. Since men have little breast tissue, cancers in...
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When breast cancer is limited to the breast or lymph nodes, chemotherapy may be given after a lumpectomy or mastectomy. This is known as adjuvant...
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Staging is carried out to determine the extent to which a cancer has spread within the body. Staging of breast cancer in men is carried out...
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Very few breast cancer screening studies include women in their mid-70s and older. The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) noted that...