Breast cancer

Illustration of cancer in the breast

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Breast cancer is a disease in which cells in the breast start to grow rapidly in an uncontrolled manner.

Last Updated: August 18, 2009

Author: Bets Davis, MFA

Medical Review: Joy Melnikow, MD, MPH - Family Medicine & Douglas A. Stewart, MD - Medical Oncology

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