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Breast cancer in the North Western region

North Western Regional Health Authority. Department of Public Health Medicine.

Breast cancer in the North Western region

a report

by North Western Regional Health Authority. Department of Public Health Medicine.

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Published by Department of Public Health Medicine, Centre for Cancer Epidemiology in Manchester .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby the Department of Public Health Medicine, North Western Regional Health Authority and the Centre for Cancer Epidemiology.
ContributionsCentre for Cancer Epidemiology. Christie Hospital.
The Physical Object
Pagination16p. ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19775517M

Breast cancer can occur in men. Since the incidence is very low, this booklet is for women with breast cancer. To learn more about breast cancer in men, speak with your doctor and contact the American Cancer Society at ACS or visit our Web site at Inside Breast Tissue The main parts of the female breast are lobules. Whether you or a loved one are worried about developing breast cancer, have just been diagnosed, are going through breast cancer treatment, or are trying to stay well after treatment, this detailed information can help you find the answers you need. (For information on breast cancer in men, see Breast Cancer in .

For HER2-positive breast cancer, trastuzumab, a HER2-specific monoclonal antibody, improves the survival of patients with early-stage breast cancer and should be given in addition to chemotherapy. Because of the increased risk of heart failure with anthracycline- and trastuzumab-containing regimens, nonanthracycline, taxane-containing regimens. This updated New Edition provides a complete yet concise understanding of breast cancer—from biology, pathology, and screening through diagnosis, treatment, long-term follow-up, and adjuvant care. Its practical, multidisciplinary focus addresses the concerns of every member of the health care team.

  Thus, tumour location in the central region is a surrogate for larger tumour size, resulting in increased rates of metastatic lymph node and breast cancer mortality. Previous studies have demonstrated that tumours within the central region are harder to detect than at other sites [ 47, 48 ] and that tumours in this region are more easily. The book also provides information to cancer survivors who are interested in learning about options if their fertility has been compromised by cancer or its treatment. Finally, as any other expectant parents, cancer survivors often wonder how the physical and genetic aspects of their cancer .


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Breast cancer can also begin in the cells of the lobules and in other tissues in the breast. Ductal carcinoma in situ is a condition in which abnormal cells are found in the lining of the ducts but they haven't spread outside the duct.

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