Breast cancer/Related Articles

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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Breast cancer.
See also changes related to Breast cancer, or pages that link to Breast cancer or to this page or whose text contains "Breast cancer".

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  • Breast [r]: In humans, one of the paired regions in the anterior portion of the thorax. The breasts, which, in women, enlarge in puberty, consist of the mammary glands, skin, supporting muscles, adipose tissue, and connective tissues [e]
  • Cancer [r]: A generic term for a large group of diseases that can affect any part of the body; one defining feature is the rapid creation of abnormal cells that grow beyond their usual boundaries, and which can then invade adjoining parts of the body and spread to other organs. [e]
  • Obstetrics and gynecology [r]: A medical/surgical specialty concerned with diseases of women, and with pregnancy and childbirth [e]





Other related topics

  • Menopause [r]: The cessation of menstrual activity due to failure to form ovarian follicles, which normally occurs age 45–55. [e]