How fast does breast cancer spread?

Answer There is no set amount of time for a cancer to develop or spread. However, breast cancer normally takes years to spread to other parts of the body, just as it takes years to develop. Typically, age... Read More »

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Does breast cancer spread to the bladder?

It is not uncommon for breast cancer to spread to other areas of the body, including the bladder. However, breast cancer is most likely to metastasize (move) to the chest wall, bones, bone marrow, ... Read More »

How fast does lung cancer spread?

There are two main types of lung cancer: small cell and non-small cell. Small cell cancer spreads very rapidly; most patients will only survive two to four months without treatment. If they receive... Read More »

How fast does cancer spread in the lymph nodes?

On One Hand: Some Cancers Spread QuicklyInflammatory breast cancer spreads rapidly. Symptoms appear and worsen within a few weeks, usually to the lymph nodes in the armpits. Small-cell lung cancer ... Read More »

Can breast cancer spread to the colon?

On One Hand: Breast Cancer Can MetastasizeIt is possible that breast cancer may spread (metastasize) to the colon, according to the National Cancer Institute and the University of Michigan Comprehe... Read More »