Understanding Breast Changes: A Health Guide for All Women

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Understanding Breast Changes: A Health Guide for All Women

Description

This guide is designed to help women understand changes that occur in their breasts.

This guide includes the following information:

  • About your breasts
  • Types of breast changes
  • Finding breast changes
  • Breast changes during your lifetime that are not cancer
  • Getting a second opinion
  • Followup tests to tell you more
  • Finding the support you need
  • For more information
  • Chart 1: Possible mammogram results and followup care
  • Chart 2: Possible biopsy results and followup care

Developer:

National Cancer Institute

Funding Sources:

National Institutes of Health

History

Release Date: 2004
Original Summary: October 2005
Last Updated: 05/19/08

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