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Metastatic breast cancer

Metastatic breast cancer: Introduction

Metastatic breast cancer: Metastatic breast cancer is the term used to describe cancer that has spread from the original site in the breast to other organs or tissues in the body. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Metastatic breast cancer is available below.

Symptoms of Metastatic breast cancer

Treatments for Metastatic breast cancer

  • Medical therapy for breast cancer can be divided into 3 categories: chemoprevention, neo-adjuvant, and adjuvant therapy
  • Surgical line- lumpectomy, ductal excision, quadrantectomy
  • The main aim of treatment for metastatic breast cancer is to improve the quality of life by reducing any symptoms the patient may be experiencing
  • Hormonal therapies
  • Chemotherapy
  • more treatments...»

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Causes of Metastatic breast cancer

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Metastatic breast cancer: Rare Types

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Prognosis for Metastatic breast cancer

Prognosis for Metastatic breast cancer: Survival in breast cancer depends on multiple social, biologic, and independent patient factors. Tumour size clearly is associated with higher mortality. Lesions greater than 5.0 cm were associated with a 50-60% 20-year survival rate compared to those less than 1 cm, which had a 93-98% 20-year survival rate.

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