Breast cancer is one of the most common cancer occur in women. It is a danger cancer which is high risk and possible to make the sufferer to die. However, due to the advanced technology and the earlier detection, the risk of breast cancer can be reduced and now the number of death because of this cancer is reduced. Many women who have breast cancer are getting difficult to detect breast cancer. In addition, breast cancer sometimes not show the symptoms or signs, make women will realize that she have breast cancer after the cancer spreads more in their breast. The following will be discussed about breast cancer symptoms and signs to help women detect breast cancer earlier. You have to know that the symptoms of this cancer is varied. It can be shown from the lumps to swelling up to the skin changes. There are also many breast cancer does not show any symptoms. The symptoms, which are similar with the breast cancer, can be the result from non-cancerous condition such as a cyst or infection.
In general, breast cancer usually not provide any symptoms. The lump might be too small to cause unusual changes that can be noticed by women. It might be too small for women to feel it. Sometimes, abnormal area is turning up on the screening mammography of x-ray that lead to further testing. However, in several cases of breast cancer the first sign is a new mass or lump in breast which you can feel. The lump which is hard, has uneven edges, and hard is more identical to be a cancer. However, cancer can also be soft, rounded, and tender. Therefore, it is important for you to notice anything unusual to be checked by your doctor. The following unusual changes found in breast can be breast cancer symptoms. The symptoms are breast pain, dimpling or skin irritation, a nipple discharge fluid other than breast milk, nipple turning inward or nipple pain, redness, thickening the breast skin or nipple. These changes can be the signs of non cancerous or less skin condition. It would be better to check any breast changes to your doctor, because doctor can easily determine whether it is a breast cancer or just a cyst or infection. The early detection for breast cancer would be helpful to provide easier treatment and reduce the risk of this cancer.
You need to have breast self exam regularly to detect the breast cancer symptoms as soon as possible. If you experience some symptoms, you have to see your doctor. If you are high risk for this cancer and over 40 of age, you also must have physical exam and annual mammogram by doctor. When the breast cancer is earlier diagnosed and found, it will be better your chances to beat this disease. The diagnosing process requires some weeks and it requires many kinds of tests. After you understand about your condition, sure you could make decisions. The doctor and you can discuss a treatment plan to beat this cancer.