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 »

My breasts have bumps, and my mom said i have breast cancer! I am scared, so wat should i do?

I wouldn't be so quick to believe it is cancer. First, if you are concerned, go see a doctor. It could be that you have fibrous breasts. My sister has this and her breasts will get lumpy especia... Read More »

How common is it for breast cancer to come back?

Breast cancer recurrence rates depend on several factors including the type of cancer, age of the patient and type of treatment. In a study conducted at Philadelphia's Fox Chase Cancer Center from ... Read More »