How common is breast cancer of both breasts?

Answer Ductal carcinoma (begins in the cells of the ducts) is the most common of breast cancers, occuring generally in one breast. Lobular carcinoma (begins in the lobules, or the glands that make milk) i... Read More »

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Are itchy breasts a sign of breast cancer?

Itchy breasts---particularly when coupled with other unusual symptoms---may be a sign of rare forms of breast cancer, including inflammatory breast cancer and Paget disease of the nipple. However, ... Read More »

Does touching or rubbing your breasts cause breast cancer?

Cancer happens when normal cells change so that they grow in an uncontrolled way. This uncontrolled growth causes a tumour to form.Touching or rubbing any part of your body can't trigger this proce... Read More »

Can you have breast leak from both breasts and a missed period with other symptoms and still negative pregnancy test?

Answer Yes. But check w/your physician to make sure all is well.---answer---Did they leak naturally or you pressed the nipples? ANYTIME a woman presses on her nipples white discharge will come ou... Read More »

How common is breast cancer in 40 year olds?

The odds of being diagnosed with breast cancer between the ages of 40 and 49 are 1 in 69. However, the lifetime odds of getting breast cancer are 12.7 percent, according to the National Cancer Inst... Read More »