Breast cancer is a deadly disease that affects over 200,000 women every year. Fortunately, the disease can be successfully treated, especially when detected in its earliest stages. One of the best ways that women can prevent the complications of breast cancer is to become familiar with their own breast tissue and notice any changes when they occur.
This video is a brief introduction to the symptoms every woman should look for when performing a breast exam at home. You will hear about the most common signs of cancer, including abnormal lumps and discharge, and the importance of seeing your specialist for diagnosis.
If you are interested in learning more about breast cancer and its detection, prevention, and treatment, contact the practice of Marla W. Dudak, MD at (888) 418-6759. Dr. Dudak is a breast surgery specialist who proudly serves the community of Boca Raton, Florida.