In-depth

Symptoms

Evaluating breast lumps

If you find a breast lump, consult your doctor. While most breast lumps aren't cancerous, evaluation is still important.

Tests and diagnosis

Breast biopsy

After detecting a suspicious breast lump, your doctor recommends a breast biopsy. Find out what's involved in the procedure.

Breast exam

Learn the benefits and limitations of breast exams, which can help increase your breast familiarity. Greater awareness may help you catch potentially dangerous changes.

Mammogram

Mammography can lead to detection of breast cancer at its earliest and most treatable stage.

Needle biopsy

Find out what to expect during a needle biopsy.

Nov. 09, 2012