Breast cancer is the second most common cancer in women and affects one in eight women during their lives. Breast cancer can occur in men, but is rare, accounting for less than 1% of all breast cancers.
Types of Breast Cancer
|Ductal Carcinoma||Invasive Lobular Carcinoma||Medullary|
|Papillary||Inflammatory Breast Cancer||Paget’s Disease|
Subtypes of Breast Cancer
There are three main subtypes of breast cancer that are determined by doing specific tests on a sample of the tumor:
- Hormone receptor positive
- HER2 positive
- Triple negative
This site provides general information. Please talk to your own doctor to make healthcare decisions that are right for you.