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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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 »

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 »

Can breast cancer spread to the peritoneum?

According to the "American Journal of Roentgenology," breast cancer is the most common cancer in women, with 180,200 new cases diagnosed each year in the United States. A particular type of breast ... Read More »

Can breast cancer spread to the rest of the body?

On One Hand: Cancer MetastasesWomen are often declared cancer free after breast cancer treatment, but sometimes small undetectable cancer cells remain. The cells multiply and spread, which is calle... Read More »