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Breast Cancer Check

BREAST CANCER CHECK:

 

              Breast cancer is a type of cancer originating from breast tissue, most commonly from the inner lining of milk ducts or the lobules that supply the ducts with milk. 

Signs and symptoms of breast cancer include a lump in the breast, a rash, discharge from the nipple or pain in the breast area.


 

Tests performed to check Breast cancer are:

  • Cytology - via biopsy
  • HER-2/neu gene amplification status identification test
  • Estrogen and progesterone receptor status test
  • CA 15-3
  •  BRCA-1 and BRCA-2 genes mutation test
  • Oncotype DX
  • Mamma Print test
  • Mammography   
  • X-ray, MRI