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Breast cancer--a measure of progress in public understanding

Breast cancer--a measure of progress in public understanding

technical report

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Breast -- Cancer -- Public opinion.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementOpinion Research Corporation.
    SeriesNIH publication -- no. 81-2291, DHHS publication -- no. (NIH) 81-2291.
    ContributionsZdep, Stanley M., National Institutes of Health (U.S.), National Cancer Institute (U.S.). Office of Cancer Communications., Opinion Research Corporation (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22395527M

    breast cancer overall. However the average 5 year survival rate for women with late stage or advanced breast cancer remains low. On average only 35% of women with advanced breast cancer are alive five years after diagnosis.3 A third of women are diagnosed with breast cancer at a late stage4 when the disease has a poor Size: 1MB.   Delay in the diagnosis of breast cancer in symptomatic women of 3 months or more is associated with advanced stage and low survival. We conducted this study to learn more about the extent and reasons behind diagnosis delay of advanced breast cancer in Moroccan women. A group of patients with advanced breast cancer were interviewed at the National Institute of Oncology in Rabat during the Cited by:

    The Psychological Impact of Breast Cancer: A Psychologist's Insight as a Patient - CRC Press Book 'It's rare to find a professional in the field of health care who understands the psychology of such a frightening experience and who has also been through it herself. Breast cancer: Cancer that forms in tissues of the breast. The most common type of breast cancer is ductal carcinoma, which begins in the lining of the milk ducts – thin tubes that carry milk from the lobules (milk glands) of the breast to the nipple. Another type of breast cancer is lobular carcinoma, which begins in the lobules of the breast.

    Breast Cancer Collaborative Management - CRC Press Book Prominent specialists champion the view that contemporary management of breast, or any, cancer requires the partnership of physicians, nurses, social workers, and all others whose special training and . A prostate specific antigen (PSA) test is a quick screening test for prostate cancer. A researcher wants to evaluate it for two groups. Group A consists of 1, men who have biopsy-proven prostate cancer while group B consists of 3, age- and race- matched men all of .


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Breast cancer is a disease in which malignant (cancer) cells form in the tissues of the breast. The breast is made up of lobes and breast has 15 to 20 sections called lobes, which have many smaller sections called s end in dozens of tiny bulbs that can make milk.

In simple terms, cancer is a group of more than diseases that develop across time and involve the uncontrolled division of the body's cells. Although cancer can develop in virtually any of the body's tissues, and each type of cancer has its unique features, the basic processes that produce cancer are quite similar in all forms of the disease.

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Understanding the causes of breast cancer treatment delays at a teaching hospital in Ghana Article in Journal of Health Psychology November with 76 Reads How we measure 'reads'. Breast cancer is the most common and leading cause of cancer mortality among Malaysian women.

Despite good survival rates, the diagnosis of cancer still invokes the feeling of stress, fear and. When you are first diagnosed with breast cancer, this is a good place to start.

It is chock full of basic information about understanding what breast cancer is, the different types of breast cancer, the stages, types of breast surgery and treatment options.

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Your Guide to the Breast Cancer Pathology Report A report is written each time tissue is removed from the body to check for cancer. These are called pathology reports. Each report has the results of the studies done on the removed tissue.

The information in these reports will help you and your doctors decide on the best treatment for you. Progress in the understanding of the pathology and molecular biology, as well as the genetic alterations underlying breast cancer development and progression in the 21st century have led to the pathological and molecular classification of breast cancer and development of new genetic tests, for instance, and enabled scientists to develop novel Cited by: Breast cancer screening is the medical screening of asymptomatic, apparently healthy women for breast cancer in an attempt to achieve an earlier diagnosis.

The assumption is that early detection will improve outcomes. A number of screening tests have been employed, including clinical and self breast exams, mammography, genetic screening, ultrasound, and magnetic resonance imaging.

The pathology report is used by your doctor to determine which treatments are right for you. Your Guide to the Breast Cancer Pathology Report A report is written each time tissue is removed from the body to check for cancer.

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