Sunday, June 26, 2016
Just Diagnosed with Cancer? Chat with Experts

What is Breast Cancer?

At a Glance

Breast Cancer indicates a collection of cancerous cells (tumors) that mutate, multiply and attack the body.  Left untreated, these cancerous tumors will spread throughout the body.  Breast cancer, specifically, happens when the cancer cells attack breast tissue. 

Community: What is Breast Cancer?

Join our community by contributing

Hc_btn_vert_join Hc_btn_vert_share Hc_btn_vert_ask
Happening Now In Our Community

Hot Topic

“I’ve been diagnosed with triple negative breast cancer. Is this a type of breast cancer like IDC or inflammatory breast cancer, or…? Find answers to your questions about triple negative breast cancer here.   What is triple negative breast cancer (TNBC)? TNBC isn’t a type or sub-type of breast cancer. You can have IDC…

What is Breast Cancer?
Community Activity
FILTER BY:
All | Expert Only

PJ Hamel, Health Guide, posted Understanding ILC (Invasive Lobular… What is ILC? ILC – invasive (or infiltrating) lobular carcinoma – is…

01/05/16

0 comments

Comment

PJ Hamel, Health Guide, posted Understanding Lymphedema What is lymphedema? Lymphedema is a buildup of fluid in your arm after you’ve had one or…

01/05/16

0 comments

Comment

PJ Hamel, Health Guide, posted Understanding IDC (Invasive Ductal… Breast cancer comes in a variety of types. The most common is invasive (or…

01/05/16

0 comments

Comment

Phyllis Johnson, Health Guide, answered My daughters breast has lumps in it and… Breast pain is not a typical breast cancer symptom, especially if it is…

02/24/15

1 answers

Reply

Showing 1 - 4 of 58 results
< Page 1 | 2  | 3  | 4  | 5  >

Related Content: What is Breast Cancer?