Breast Cancer Overview
Breast cancer is the second most common type of cancer in women (after skin cancer), and can affect a number of different parts of the breasts.
How Is Breast Cancer Staged?
Breast cancer usually begins in cells of ducts in the breast. There are four stages of breast cancer which are important to know if you are diagnosed with this type of cancer....
Jun 24, 2016 ... Stage is usually expressed as a number on a scale of 0 through IV — with stage
0 describing non-invasive cancers that remain within their ...
Breast cancer stages help determine your treatment. In general, the earlier the
stage of breast cancer, the better the prognosis will be.
Once a person is determined to have a malignant tumor or the diagnosis of
breast cancer, the healthcare team will determine staging to communicate how
Learn about breast cancer and the cancer staging process. At CTCA, we use
advanced tools to accurately diagnose the disease and to develop a targeted ...
Sep 13, 2016 ... After a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer, doctors will figure out whether it
has spread, and if so, how far. This is called staging. The stage ...
There are two types of TNM staging for breast cancer. First, the clinical stage is
based on the results of tests done before surgery, which may include physical ...
ANATOMIC STAGE/PROGNOSTIC GROUPS. Stage 0. Tis. N0. M0. Stage IA. T1*.
N0. M0 ... ittee on Cancer ... and/or LCIS) in the underlying breast parenchyma.
Oct 12, 2016 ... General Information About Breast Cancer; Stages of Breast Cancer; Inflammatory
Breast Cancer; Recurrent Breast Cancer; Treatment Option ...