Patient Comments: Breast Cancer - Type
What type of breast cancer do you have?
A Doctor's View on Facts on Breast Cancer Causes, Risk Factors, and Types
Read the Comment by Melissa Conrad Stöppler, MD
Breast cancer risk factors include a family history, having the genetic markers BRCA1 and BRCA2, being female, and age. The types of breast cancer include invasive breast cancers and in situ breast cancers. Read the entire Doctor's View
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