Answer questions on a flow chart that describe breast problems experienced by women, like lumps, pain, discharge or skin problems that signal both minor and more serious problems. Follow the flow chart to learn about symptoms, diagnosis, and self-care.
Review Date: December 18, 2014
American Academy of Family Physicians
It's easy to perform a breast self-examination (BSE). and it only takes a few minutes. A BSE can help women detect cysts or other benign (noncancerous) breast problems between checkups. It can also help some women detect breast cancer.
Review Date: November 13, 2014
The Nemours Foundation
Examining your breasts is an important way to find breast cancer early, when it's most likely to be cured.
Review Date: October 31, 2014
This brief, step-by-step guide will help you to understand the steps doctors take to distinguish a benign from a cancerous lump, including diagnostic mammography, ultrasound, MRI and biopsy.
Review Date: June 27, 2012
Susan G. Komen for the Cure
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