Breast Cancer

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Abstract:

This two-page document educates people about breast cancer. It identifies risk factors for breast cancer, and describes symptoms. It explains how breast cancer is detected through mammography, clinical breast exams (CBE), and breast self-exams (BSE). It provides medical illustrations and step-by-step instructions for performing a BSE. The document includes phone numbers and websites of organizations that can provide more information. 

Author(s):
San Francisco Department of Public Health, Newcomers Health Program
Medical Review:
Yes
The English language resource was created or reviewed by a medical professional for quality and accuracy.
Development Method:
Translation from English text
Translation Review:
Community review
This translation was evaluated by a representative or group from the community for accuracy and cultural relevance.
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N/A
Population:
N/A
Keywords:
Breast cancer, Breast self-examination, Mammography, Women's health
Copyright:
In the Public Domain
Date Last Reviewed:
10/23/2007
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