Diet and breast cancer
We may be able to prevent as many as 25 out of every 100 cancer cases (25%) by changing our diets. But it is difficult to be exact about this. Research suggests that between 15% and 35% of cancers may be preventable by changing diet.
What can research tell us?
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|Pregnancy and breast cancer
In modern literature zhelezhy breast (BC), appeared on the background of pregnancy, lactation or during the first year after pregnancy, termed "breast cancer associated with pregnancy."
SYNONYMS: Carcinoma mamma.
CODE OF ICD-10
C50 Malignant neoplasm of breast cancer.
Depending on the anatomical location of the tumor disease assign a statistical code.
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Forms of breast cancer.
Breast cancer - are primarily adenocarcinoma - cancer that is the glandular tissue. Ductal carcinoma can be when the tumor starts to grow inside the ducts of mammary glands, and lobular (lobular, from Lat. Lobula - slice).
These forms can be infiltrative, ie, when the tumor invades the tissue, and n... Read more »
|A rare form of cancer
Inflammatory breast cancer is a relatively rare form of breast cancer, but this form of cancer is quite serious and is related to stage III B cancer. The frequency of occurrence of its comparison with other forms of breast cancer is 5 to 10%. Especially because this form of cancer little understood in comparison with other forms. Often it is taken as banal inflammation of the breast, be... Read more »
|The results of research
Seven out of ten tumors, which are found in the breast are usually benign. Benign tumors differ from malignant tumors, including cancer, because their cells usually do not have the properties of the cancer. The growth of malignant cells is not like cancer, they do not germinate in normal tissues, and do not form metastases. Often, a woman who heard the results of a biopsy that she had a be... Read more »
|All pain medications that are used for relief of pain associated with breast cancer can be divided into two groups:
- Non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs
- opiates - drugs.
The first group includes drugs such as aspirin, Analgin, ibuprofen,... Read more »
|International Classification of TNM
The classification helps to organize some symptoms characteristic of a particular stage of the disease. Any disease in medicine is usually classified by stage of development. This allows you to better understand the prognosis of the disease (ie, the outcome), it is better to choose treatment (because treatment depends on the stage of disease) and in addition, the classificat... Read more »
|What is the risk of immune
Some women with breast cancer sometimes wonder whether associated with breast cancer that I have a weakened immune system or to how I diet? And whether my immune system to fight tumors? Can the surgery, chemotherapy, and radiation exposure to suppress my immune system and ability to fight cancerous tumors and infection?
In this section we will try to answer your questions. ... Read more »
|Drowsiness is one of the pronounced side effects of drugs. It manifests as severe fatigue throughout the day.
Sleepiness can be reduced in several ways:
- If you are taking opiates are short, try to take them in small doses, but more often. It usually appears less drowsiness than if you take these drugs in a larger dose.
- Try to avoid other causes, leading to sleepin... Read more »
|The degree of lymph node
In some cases, breast cancer can involve a process of regional lymph nodes located in the underarm area. In the lymph nodes by cancer cells, they begin to grow in size. The only method that allows reliably detect the presence of lymph node cancer cells is a biopsy with histological examination.
Clinical studies have shown a possible link between the number of lymph nodes and the ... Read more »