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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.

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PJ Hamel, Health Guide, commented on Breast Calcifications: What You Need to… Calcifications are simply an indication that breast cancer MIGHT happen;…

03/31/16

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PJ Hamel, Health Guide, answered Small red bump on nipple Hi - Sounds like you might have a small infection, or cut with some swelling. Your nipples are…

03/29/16

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PJ Hamel, Health Guide, answered Is a swollen armpit lymph node along… Amanda, since this original post was from 8 years ago, Jill probably isn't…

03/28/16

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PJ Hamel, Health Guide, commented on Nipple Issues: When To Worry, When To… Hi - Thankfully, at your age, breast cancer is such a remote possibility…

03/26/16

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