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Breast Cancer Detection Easy – Opt for Self Examination!

Understanding the signs and symptoms of Breast Cancer.
Breast cancer screening is the single most successful cancer screening program in the world. Screening is a systematic evaluation of a ‘normal’ individual to see if there is any underlying cancer. A woman must regularly do a Breast Self Examination. This includes regular and systematic monthly examination of the breast by a women herself to assess for any abnormality.

Breast Cancer Detection

What to look for during Brest Self Examination?

  • A breast lump or thickening of breast
  • Dimpling of the breast skin
  • Change in the colour or texture of breast skin
    • Change in the apprearance of nipple (inverted nipple & areola)
  • Fluid or bloody discharge from the nipple
  • Redness or pitting of breast
  • Change in the size or shape of a breast