Knowledge Hub

Knowledge Hub

1. What is Breast Cancer? >>

Breast cancer is an uncontrolled growth of breast cells. To better understand breast cancer, it helps to understand how any cancer can develop.

2. Breast Cancer Myths >>

A large majority of women who come to our clinic harbor a lot of misunderstandings about breast cancer. Though there are many diseases that are rife with myths and half-truths, breast cancer is one of the most misunderstood…

3. Breast Cancer Risk Factor >>

A “risk factor” is anything that increases your risk of developing breast cancer. Many of the most important risk factors for breast cancer are beyond your control, such as age, family history, and medical history…

4. Types of Breast Cancer >>

Ductal Carcinoma In Situ (DCIS) is non-invasive breast cancer. Ductal means that the cancer starts inside the milk ducts, carcinoma refers to any cancer that begins in the skin or other tissues…

5. Breast Cancer Statistics >>

Breast cancer is the most frequent cancer among women, impacting 2.1 million women each year, and also causes the greatest number of cancer-related deaths among women.

6. Screening & Diagnosis >>

Most breast-cancer-related tests fall into one or more of the following categories…

7. Your Breast Cancer Diagnosis >>

Just as no two people are exactly alike, no two breast cancers are exactly the same, either. Your doctor will order a series of tests on cancer and nearby tissues to create a “profile” of how the breast cancer looks and behaves…

8. How to Get Diagnosed and Get Staged >>

Whenever a patient presents with breast-related symptoms, she is always worried whether it is cancer. Often when I examine the patients, many of them ask me, “Doctor, is it something serious? Please tell me whether it is cancer or not?”…

9. Breast Cancer Staging >>

The final stage of your cancer is determined by – Your complete histopathology report after definitive surgery and few imaging to confirm distant spread…