Signs of Breast Cancer
There are many symptoms of breast cancer that indicates the signs of the in women’s body. For all the women, the signs of breast cancer are now always same. You will notice a change in the breasts and nipple, the feel and look of breast will be change if you are suffering from breast cancer. As soon as possible, you need to consult your doctor if you find any breast cancer symptoms in yourself. Get the expert opinion from your doctor, he/she will guide you properly about your symptoms.
Let’s inform you with more of the symptoms of breast cancer:
- The breast starts swelling, darkening or become warmth.
- The shape or size of breast will change.
- The skin starts puckering or dimpling.
- In the underarm area, there is hard knot or a lump.
- Nipples starts to discharge suddenly and full of rashes.
- Pain starts on specific area of the breast.
Stages of Breast Cancer
There are different stages of breast cancer, it should be treated on its earlier stages. It’s a very fatal disease and it can cause death if not treated properly. The breast cancer treatment depends on its stages. If the patient is on earlier stages of cancer then the treatment starts from local therapies. In local therapies, doctors treat the tumor without affecting the whole body. A surgery and radiation therapy is used to treat the breast cancer on earlier stages. This treatment might be used on other situations but most probably for the earlier stages of breast cancer. Another way for breast cancer treatment is systematic treatment. In systematic therapy, the breast cancer is treated through different types of drugs and therapies such as chemotherapy, hormone therapy and targeted therapy. The drugs can be given directly through mouth or into the bloodstream. To remove the tumor for breast cancer, mostly women receive different surgeries. The surgeries are depending on how far the cancer had affected your body. Sometimes the condition of the patient demands a surgery or sometimes not, and sometimes both. For the most advanced stage of breast cancer the surgery is used.
Types of Breast Cancer
- Breast cancer during pregnancy.
- Lobular carcinoma in situ (LCIS).
- Inflammatory breast cancer.
- Ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS).
- Invasive breast cancer (stages I-IV).
The best of the doctors are required in one team for the breast cancer treatment. There will be a breast surgeon who could treat breast cancer through surgery. A radiation and medical oncologist is also required who will treat the patient through medicines and chemotherapy. A physician, nurse psychologist, health professional, nutritionists, social workers and staff of other health workers will also require for the treatment of this fatal disease. And all the decisions will be made by these professionals about the treatment of patient suffering from breast cancer.