Breast Cancer- Types, Treatment, Cost, Food, Procedure, Specialist

Question: How does the breast cancer start?

Answer: Breast cancer usually starts in the inner lining of milk ducts or the lobules that supply them with milk. From there, it can spread to other parts of the body. The exact cause remains unclear, but some risk factors make it more likely.

Question: What type of pain is linked to breast cancer?

Answer: The tumor in the breast: Pain is not a common symptom of early breast cancer, but a tumor can cause pain as it pushes into nearby healthy tissue. For women with inflammatory breast cancer, pain or tenderness often is one of the first symptoms.

Question: What are the chances of surviving breast cancer?

Answer: The average 5-year survival rate for people with breast cancer is 90%. The average 10-year survival rate is 83%. If the cancer is located only in the breast, the 5-year relative survival rate of people with breast cancer is 99%. Sixty-one percent (61%) of cases are diagnosed at this stage.

Question: What are the symptoms of breast cancer besides a lump?

Answer:

  • Swelling of all or part of a breast (even if no distinct lump is felt)
  • Skin irritation or dimpling (sometimes looking like an orange peel)
  • Breast or nipple pain.
  • Nipple retraction (turning inward)
  • Redness, scaliness, or thickening of the nipple or breast skin.
  • Nipple discharge (other than breast milk)

Question: Can breast cancer kill you?

Answer: Reality: Breast cancer kills roughly 40,000 women a year in the U.S., but stroke (96,000 deaths), lung cancer (71,000), and chronic lower respiratory disease (67,000) kill more women annually. Myth: All women have a 1-in-8 chance of getting breast cancer.

 

Question: How does breast cancer look like?

Answer: Signs of Inflammatory Breast Cancer. This rare, fast-growing type rarely causes a distinct lump. Instead, breast skin can become thick, red, and look pitted, like an orange peel. The area might also feel warm or tender and have small bumps thatlook like a rash.

 

Question: Can you die from stage 3 breast cancer?

Answer: The 5-year relative survival rate for stage III breast cancers is about 72%. But often, women with these breast cancers can be successfully treated. Breast cancers that have spread to other parts of the body are more difficult to treat and tend to have a poorer outlook.

 

Question: Can you cure stage 3 breast cancer?

Answer: Stage 3 cancer means the breast cancer has extended to beyond the immediate region of the tumor and may have invaded nearby lymph nodes and muscles, but has not spread to distant organs. Although this stage is considered to be advanced, there are a growing number of effective treatment options.

 

Question: Which cancer has the highest survival rate?

Answer:

  • Lung and bronchial cancer: 792,495 lives
  • Colon and rectal cancer:268,783 lives
  • Breast cancer: 206,983 lives
  • Pancreatic cancer: 162,878 lives
  • Prostate cancer: 144,926 lives
  • Leukemia: 108,740 lives
  • Non-Hodgkin lymphoma: 104,407 lives
  • Liver and intrahepatic bile duct cancer: 79,773 lives
  • Ovarian cancer: 73,638 lives
  • Esophageal cancer: 66,659 lives

 

Question: What is Breast Cancer treatments Options?

Answer:

Treatment depends on stage

Its treatment depends on the stage of cancer. It may consist of chemotherapy, radiation, hormone therapy and surgery.

 

Question: Type of Surgery for Breast Cancer?

Answer:

Mammaplasty

Plastic surgery to increase or reduce the size of the breasts or to reconstruct a breast.

Tissue expansion

Inserting a balloon under the skin and then gradually expanding it to stretch and grow the skin and surrounding tissue.

Lymph node dissection

Surgical removal of a lymph node.

Lumpectomy

Surgical removal of a lump (tumour) in the breast.

Mastectomy

Surgical removal of some or all of the breast.

 

Question: What Medical procedure?

Answer:

Teletherapy

Radiation therapy that uses x-rays or other high-energy beams to destroy cancer cells and shrink tumours.

Radiation therapy

Treatment that uses x-rays and other high-energy rays to kill abnormal cells.

 

Question: What kind of Medications Required fork Breast Cancer?

Answer:

Estrogen modulator

Mimics the effect of oestrogen on various tissues, including the breast, bones and reproductive organs.

Chemotherapy

Kills cells that are growing or multiplying too quickly.

Hormone based chemotherapy

Treats hormone sensitive cancers.

Bone health

Helps strengthen and build bones.

 

Question: Who is the Specialists/Doctors ?

Answer:

Oncologist

Specialises in cancer.

Radiation Oncologist

Treats and manages cancer by prescribing radiation therapy.

Palliative Medicine

Focuses on improving quality of life for those with severe illnesses.

Primary Care Provider (PCP)

Prevents, diagnoses and treats diseases.

Plastic Surgeon

Reconstructs defective, damaged or missing body parts.

Surgeon

Performs operations to treat disease.

 

 

Question: What to eat when you have breast cancer?

Answer:

Whole Foods by Plant Family- broccoli, cauliflower, kale, cabbage and brussel sprouts

Whole Foods by Plant Family- Grains (Wheat, rye, oats, rice, corn, bulgur, barley), Green leafy vegetables (Lettuce, spinach, swiss chard, endives, beet greens, romaine), Cruciferous vegetables (Broccoli, cabbage, turnip, brussels sprouts, cauliflower, kohlrabi, bok choy, watercress, collards, kale, mustard greens, rutabaga) Umbelliferous vegetables (Celery, parsley, fennel, carrots, parsnip), Allium vegetables (Garlic, onion, shallots, chives, leek), Legumes (Soybeans, peas, chickpeas, lima beans, peanut, carob, dried beans (kidney, mung, pinto, black-eyed peas), lentils), Solanaceous vegetables (Nightshade family: eggplant, tomatoes), Cucurbitaceous vegetables (Gourd family: pumpkin, squash, cucumber, muskmelon, watermelon),

 

Cancer-Fighting Phytochemicals by Food Source- Sulforaphane (Broccoli sprouts), Isothiocyanates (Mustard, horseradish, cruciferous vegetables) Phenolic compounds (Garlic, green tea, soybeans, cereal grains, cruciferous, umbelliferous, solanaceous, cucurbitaceous vegetables, licorice root, flax seed), Flavanoids (Most fruits and vegetables (cruciferous, garlic, citrus fruits, caraway seeds, umbelliferous, solanaceous, cucurbitaceous vegetables, sage, camphor, dill, basil, mint)) Organo-sulfides (Garlic, onion, leeks, shallots, cruciferous vegetables) Isoflavones (Soybeans, legumes, flax seed), Indoles (Cruciferous vegetables), Carotenoids (Dark yellow/orange/green vegetables and fruits)

 

Question – Medical Treatment cost in India

Answer-

Procedure- Lumpectomy

 

Cost (US$)- 3,000

 

Procedure- Total Mastectomy

 

Cost (US$)- 7,000

 

Procedure- Radical Mastectomy

 

Cost (US$)- 6,000

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