Breast Cancer Center
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General Overview
Breast cancer is a disease in which cancer (malignant) cells are found in the tissues of the breast. More

InDepth
Diagnostic and Surgical Procedures
Living With Breast Cancer



What promise does Herceptin hold for one of the most aggressive forms of breast cancer?

Preventing Breast Cancer

A breakdown of the mammography and breast exam guidelines from the American Cancer Society, American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and the United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF).

 
Preventing Breast Cancer (Continued)

Women should perform a breast self-exam every month. Learn about the exam and how to do it.



Knowing your family's medical history can save your life...and your children's and grandchildren's.

Special Topics

Discusses fibrocystic breast changes, a benign condition that affects over half of all women.


Weigh the benefits and risks of a mammogram so that you can make an informed decision about your options.

Related Conditions
Natural and Alternative Treatments (By Condition)
Resources
National Cancer Institute

Y-ME National Breast Cancer Organization




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