Tests and diagnosis
After detecting a suspicious breast lump, your doctor recommends a breast biopsy. Find out what's involved in the procedure.
Mammography can lead to detection of breast cancer at its earliest and most treatable stage.
Ultrasound imaging uses high-frequency sound waves to create images of structures in your body.
Treatments and drugs
Combination birth control pills — Overview covers definition, risks, instructions for using this type of contraception.
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