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Breast cancer

A kind of tumour that develops in breast cells.

 

Breast-Cancer

Breast cancer is the most common type of cancer in women aged between 35 to 54, incidence has increased such that 1 in 9 women develop breast cancer in the USA. The most common type of breast cancer that found in the cells of the breast ducts, other types include those of the lobes, and inflammatory breast cancer. Between 5 and 10% of breast cancers are known to be hereditary, women with the defective BRCA1 gene are more likely to develop breast or ovarian cancer. Compare with: Mammogram Compare with: Mastectomy Compare with: Lumpectomy Compare with: Breast Self-Exam (BSE) 

 

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