Monday, August 03, 2015
Just Diagnosed with Cancer? Chat with Experts

Symptoms

At a Glance

The symptoms of breast cancer include unusual lumps in the breasts, swelling in the armpits, itchy nipples, stubborn rashes or painful breasts. However, all of these symptoms can also be the sign of nothing serious. In fact, most of the time breast issues like these are not a sign of cancer. Nevertheless, it is important to track any changes and based on the exact nature of the symptoms decide when it is okay to wait and when you should see a doctor.

Community: Symptoms

Join our community by contributing

Hc_btn_vert_join Hc_btn_vert_share Hc_btn_vert_ask
Happening Now In Our Community

Hot Topic

If you feel a lump in your breast, you know enough to take it seriously. But did you know that a lump in your armpit should be taken just as seriously? Read the following FAQS for informatiton about the types and causes of armpit lumps, and guidance on whether/when to see a doctor if you feel one.   Q. I recently noticed a small lump under my…

Symptoms
Community Activity
FILTER BY:
All | Expert Only

PJ Hamel, Health Guide, answered I am 33 and recently had a discharge… Hi Neen – It's great that you're paying attention to changes in your…

05/15/15

1 answers

Reply

Phyllis Johnson, Health Guide, commented on Yes, Breast Cancer Can Hurt! I'm glad that you persisted in getting a diagnosis despite what your coworker said. I hope…

05/10/15

12 comments

Reply

PJ Hamel, Health Guide, answered Can 14 year olds have breast cancer? Lisa, it's highly, HIGHLY unlikely your sister has breast cancer. Under age 20, the…

05/07/15

1 answers

Reply

PJ Hamel, Health Guide, answered My 12 year old daughter breast problems Amanda, understand we're not doctors here; but statistically speaking, it would…

05/07/15

1 answers

Reply

Showing 9 - 12 of 847 results
< 1  | 2  |  Page 3 | 4  | 5  >

Related Content: Symptoms