A disease in which malignant cells form in the tissues of the breast. Types of breast cancer include: ductal carcinoma, which begins in the cells of the ducts; lobular carcinoma, which begins in the lobes or lobules, and inflammatory breast cancer.
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Breast Cancer Facts and Stats
Gives an overview help with informed decision-making.
Non-profit offers information on new treatments, breaking news, research updates, and ask-the-expert conferences.
General Practice Notebook: Breast Cancer
Life After Breast Cancer
Answers questions patient may have once treatment is over, including what follow-up tests are needed, common feelings, and how to stay healthy. From the Cancer Australian government website.
Macmillan Cancer Support
UK group addresses causes, diagnosis, and treatment.
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center: Breast Cancer
Information on risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, clinical trials, and support for patients and survivors.
NCI: Male Breast Cancer
Provides information and treatment options for male breast cancer.
NHS Choices: Female Breast Cancer
Provides information on this common cancer with details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and screening.
NHS Choices: Male Breast Cancer
Provides a short video and details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment, complications and prevention.
NHS Choices: Paget's Disease of the Nipple
Provides information on this rare type of breast cancer. Includes a short video and details of symptoms, causes, diagnosis, treatment and prevention.
San Antonio Breast Cancer Symposium
Overview details and medical results from a major annual meeting.
WebMD: Breast Cancer
Information on the diagnosis, symptoms, treatment and prevention of breast cancer.
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