Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer – Signs You Should Never Ignore!

By Dr. Chaitanyanand B. Koppiker, Oncology Breast cancer is an abnormal growth of cells in the tissues of the breast. Mainly it occurs in females but less than 1% of all the breast cancer cases develop in males. The majority of breast cancers start in the milk ducts. A small number start in the milk…

Breast Cancer – What Are The Signs Of It?

By Dr. Surinder Kaur Gambhir, Gynaecology The initial sign of breast cancer is usually an abnormal mammogram or a breast lump. Stages of breast cancer vary from early, curable breast cancer to metastatic breast cancer, which includes a number of such cancer treatments. Symptoms: Breast Cancer does not usually have any symptoms…

Why Does The Breast Pain?

By Dr. Akhter Ahmad Ganai, General Surgery A lot of women develop pain and tenderness in their breasts. This can come and go with the monthly period cycle or it might not follow any pattern. Breast pain is also called mastalgia. It is generally of two types- Cyclic Pain- This is the most common…

Does Breast Pain Indicate Breast Cancer?

By Dr. Tarun Agarwal, General Surgery A lot of women develop pain and tenderness in their breasts. This can come and go with the monthly period cycle or it might not follow any pattern. Breast pain is also called mastalgia. It is generally of two types- Cyclic Pain- This is the most common type…

Breast Cancer – How To Trace It?

By Dr. Sirisha R, General Surgery Breast cancer is characterized by an abnormal multiplication of cells in the tissues of the breast. The disease is the second most common cancer in women, and mostly affects women in the age group 55-65. However, the disease may occur in men as well. Causes- The…

What Triggers Breast Cancer?

By Dr. Akshay Solanki, General Surgery Breast cancer is characterized by an abnormal multiplication of cells in the tissues of the breast. The disease is the second most common cancer in women, and mostly affects women in the age group 55-65. However, the disease may occur in men as well. Causes- The…

Breast Cancer – Causes, Symptoms & Treatment Of It!

By Dr. Om Prakash Prajapati, General Surgery Breast cancer is characterized by an abnormal multiplication of cells in the tissues of the breast. The disease is the second most common cancer in women, and mostly affects women in the age group 55-65. However, the disease may occur in men as well. Causes-…

Breast Cancer – Know Alternative Treatments For It!

By Dr. Suresh Raj C, Alternative Medicine Breast Cancer is a stage where cells in the breast start growing uncontrollable. These unwanted growth cells form a tumour that can be seen in X-rays or felt as lumps. There are various types of Breast Cancer and it is based on cells in which…

Breast Pain – Can It Indicate Breast Cancer?

By Dr. Shrikant Kurhade, General Surgery A lot of women develop pain and tenderness in their breasts. This can come and go with the monthly period cycle or it might not follow any pattern. Breast pain is also called mastalgia. It is generally of two types- Cyclic Pain- This is the most common type…

Mastectomies – Know Forms Of It!

By Dr. Sharad Daga, General Surgery Mastectomies are a type of surgery in which one or both breasts and sometimes even lymph nodes near the breasts are removed. Mastectomies are a broad term for many types of surgical procedures. They are mostly performed to deal with breast cancer. Here are the various…