What is Breast cancer


What is Breast Cancer and how to treat them


Breast cancer is an uncontrolled growth of the abnormal cells in part of the breast which includes the ducts that carry the milk to the nipple, nonglandular tissue, and so on. Breast cancer can affect any female from mother to daughters and it also affects some men. Some women are likely to develop this condition than others and it is caused by several factors.

Breast cancer can be treated through several means like, mastectomy which is the removal of the breast, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, hormone therapy, and removal of a tumour and small amount of the surrounding tissue (lumpectomy).

Source: Harvard