The regular mammography screening, most of the breast cancers in the US are in the early stage before even the signs are appeared. But not all signs are found with this technique.
The warning signs of breast cancer are not the same to all women, they can be different, but some of them are common for all of them.
The change of the look of the breast and the look and feel of the nipple and nipple discharge.
In case you have several of the signs which we are going to present you, visit your doctor.
In case you have some of these signs, you need to know that in case you have some of this you don’t have cancer.
For example, breast pain is more common with benign breast conditions than with breast cancer. However, the only way to know for sure is to see a provider.
If you have breast cancer, it is best to find it at an early stage, when the chances of survival are highest.
Breast lumps or lumpiness
Many women may find that their breasts feel lumpy.
Breast tissue naturally has a bumpy texture. Some women have more lumpiness in their breasts than others. In most cases, this lumpiness is no cause to worry.
If the lumpiness can be felt throughout the breast and feels like your other breast, then it is probably normal breast tissue.
Lumps that feel harder or different from the rest of the breast (or the other breast) or that feel like a change should be checked. This type of lump may be a sign of breast cancer or a benign breast condition.
And in case you have a problem like we are going to present you in addition, you need to visit your provider.
- Find a new lump (or any change) that feels different from the rest of your breast
Find a new lump (or any change) that feels different from your other breast
Feel something that is different from what you felt before
It’s best to see a provider if you are unsure about a new lump (or any change).
Although a lump (or any change) may be nothing to worry about, you will have the peace of mind it was checked.
The discharge of the nipple is normal reaction. In case you have serious problem, you will have:
- Occurs without squeezing the nipple
- In only one breast
- If it is blood and not milk
- Nipple discharge can be caused by different conditions and need treatment.