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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The MetaSite Breast test is intended for use in patients with early stage (stage 1-3), invasive breast cancer who have node-negative or node positive, Hormone Receptor -positive, HER2-negative disease.
THE Breast Test Mobile screening unit is returning to Ely in Cardiff from the middle of September.
NEXT month, Breast Test Wales will be screening women from Menai Bridge.
There are three screening programmes that invite women for important checks on their health - Cervical Screening Wales, Breast Test Wales and Bowel Screening Wales.
Then have a clinical breast test performed by a doctor every two years, and regular mammogram tests from the age of 40.
The Women's Health Centre will see Breast Test Wales, which carries out breast cancer screening, move from the Bodnant unit on Maesdu Road into the hospital.
Breast test results within two hours will soon be available to women in Fife, Lothians and the Borders.
The licensed UND technology is based on detecting cancer biomarkers in breast nipple aspirate fluid (NAF) which is the platform used for the HALO[R] Breast Test marketed by Halo Healthcare for breast cancer risk assessment.
Breast Test Wales, the NHS breast screening service, will run the screening from June 8 to 20 at 18 Cathedral Road.
The mobile Breast Test Wales unit has been outside Tesco in Abergele since November and left last month.