breast cancer

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Noun1.breast cancer - cancer of the breast; one of the most common malignancies in women in the US
carcinoma - any malignant tumor derived from epithelial tissue; one of the four major types of cancer
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Research shows that some breast cancer treatments can lead to bone loss.
This is significant, considering breast cancer treatments often leave women in pain, immobilised, tired and depressed.
Lymphoedema is a distressing swelling and incurable condition often overlooked as a possible side effect of breast cancer treatments but is something that many survivors have to live with for the rest of their lives, suffering in silence.
SCIENTISTS in Cardiff have won a pounds 20,000 grant to explore new breast cancer treatments.
Dr Farnie, who gained her PhD at the University of Newcastle and is now based at Manchester University, will investigate why people become resistant to breast cancer treatments, causing the disease to return in around 30% of cases.

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