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Breast Cancer—Understanding Genetic Testing

Li-Fraumeni Syndrome

Ataxia Telangiectasia (A-T)

Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome

Genetics of Breast Cancer

Hereditary Breast Ovarian Cancer Syndrome (BRCA1/BRCA2)

About Breast Cancer in Men

Anatomy of the Breasts

General Information About Breast Cancer

What Is Breast Cancer?

Ductal Carcinoma

What to Know About Inflammatory Breast Cancer (IBC)

Breast Cancer Statistics

Statistics About Breast Cancer

Risk Factors for Breast Cancer

The Soy and Breast Cancer Controversy: Cause for Concern?

Signs and Symptoms of Breast Cancer

What Are the Symptoms of Breast Cancer?

Am I at Risk for Breast Cancer?

How Does My Doctor Know I Have Breast Cancer?

How Is Breast Cancer Diagnosed?

Mammogram Procedure

Frequently Asked Questions: Mammograms

MRIs for Breast Cancer Screening—Who Needs Them?

How Your Doctor Uses Biopsies to Make Your Diagnosis of Breast Cancer

Breast Biopsy

Tests That Help Evaluate the Traits of Your Breast Cancer

Breast Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)

Breast Scan

Breast Ultrasound

Understanding Your Type of Breast Cancer

Stages of Breast Cancer

Understanding Your Grade and Stage of Breast Cancer

Can I Survive Breast Cancer? What Is My Prognosis?

When Breast Cancer Spreads to the Bones

Finding Out You Have Breast Cancer

Questions to Ask About Treatment for Breast Cancer

What to Know About Your Treatment Choices for Breast Cancer

Certain Factors Help Predict Invasive Breast Cancer

Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer Treatment

Goal of Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer

What Happens During Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer

Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer Treatment

What Happens During Radiation Therapy for Breast Cancer

How You Get Radiation for Breast Cancer

What You Need to Know About Radiation Treatment for Breast Cancer

Surgery for Breast Cancer Treatment

What to Know About Surgery for Breast Cancer

Breast-Conserving Surgery

Making the Decision to Have Breast-Conserving Surgery

Mastectomy

Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy

Breast Reconstruction

Making the Decision to Have Breast Reconstruction After a Mastectomy for Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer: What Happens After Reconstructive Surgery

Taking Care of Your Incision After Breast Surgery

Lymphedema Following a Mastectomy

Post-Mastectomy Prosthesis

Making the Decision to Have a Mastectomy

What You Need to Know About Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer

Making the Decision to Have Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer

What Happens During Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer

About Tamoxifen

About Taxol

Ovarian Ablation as Hormone Therapy for Breast Cancer

What to Expect After Taking Hormone Therapy Drugs for Breast Cancer

What to Know About Combination Therapy for Breast Cancer

Aromatase Inhibitors for Breast Cancer

Other Treatments for Breast Cancer

What to Know About Targeted Therapy for Breast Cancer

What Happens During Targeted Therapy for Breast Cancer

About Clinical Trials: Information from the National Cancer Institute

National Surgical Adjuvant Breast and Bowel Project (NSABP)

Breast Cancer Prevention Trial (BCPT)

Study of Tamoxifen and Raloxifene (STAR)

Stay Healthy After Breast Cancer

Exercising After Breast Cancer: Moving Toward Health

Osteoporosis in Women with Cancer

Sexuality Issues for Women Being Treated for Cancer

What to Expect After Chemotherapy for Breast Cancer

The 'Chemobrain' Phenomenon in Breast Cancer

Anemia and Chemotherapy

Infection and Chemotherapy

Hair Loss and Chemotherapy

Skin/Nails and Chemotherapy

Appetite / Taste Changes and Chemotherapy

Nausea and Vomiting with Chemotherapy

Diarrhea and Chemotherapy

Constipation and Chemotherapy

Managing Mucositis in Children

What to Expect After Radiation Treatment for Breast Cancer

What to Expect After Surgery for Breast Cancer

Tips for Feeling Your Best During Treatment for Breast Cancer

Do What You Can to Ease Side Effects of Treatment and Symptoms for Breast Cancer

General Nutrition Guidelines During Cancer Treatment

Fatigue: Management

Breast Health: Three-Step Plan for Preventive Care

Can I Get Checked for Breast Cancer Before I Have Symptoms?

How to Perform a Breast Self-Examination (BSE)

What Can I Do if I Am at Risk for Breast Cancer?

Solving the Breast Cancer Puzzle

Reducing Your Risk for Breast Cancer

Hope on the Horizon for Breast Cancer

Myths About What Causes Breast Cancer

Breast Cancer FAQ

Breast Cancer Treatment and Pregnancy (PDQ®)

Childhood Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia Treatment (PDQ®)

Ovarian Epithelial Cancer Treatment (PDQ®)