What year was breast cancer first found?

Answer Breast cancer cases date back to ancient Egypt as early as 1600 BC. An Egyptologist named Edwin Smith discovered an ancient medical writing, later called the Edwin Smith Papyrus, which documented t... Read More »

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I'm 13 years old and I found a lump in my left breast. Is it breast cancer?

Relax...I found a lump when I was 16. It was just a cyst. The doctors told me that it is EXTREMELY rare for women under 30 to have lumps in their breast, and in the rare case that it a girl gets o... Read More »

Im sixteen years old and have found a lump in my breast...could it be breast cancer?

Hi Casey, ignore the few insensitive answers and try not to worry. It is not at all uncommon for young girls to have cysts, but you really must get it checked. Talk to your Mum about it and have he... Read More »

My mom found out today that she has breast cancer. Can anyone tell me some positive words about it?

It is not a death sentence. My FATHER Had Breast Cancer, and that was 13 years ago. He is a survivor. There are MANY Survivors. And I hope to be one myself. I was just diagnosed with Breast Cancer,... Read More »

Is there any study where it is found that small children can also have breast cancer ...........?

There are none as children do not get breast cancer.The person above me sited a PubMed link and if you read it you will see these cases are of cancer, mostly sarcomas that happen to be in the breas... Read More »