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Breast biopsy

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

Breast lumps

Breast lumps don't always mean cancer — in fact, most of the time, they're noncancerous. Find out what other conditions can cause breast lumps.

Breast pain

Breast pain is a common problem for women. But while it can be worrisome and uncomfortable, it rarely signals cancer or another serious health condition.

Combination birth control pills

Combination birth control pills — Overview covers definition, risks, instructions for using this type of contraception.

Mammogram

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

Minipill

The minipill, which doesn't contain estrogen, is an easily reversible method of birth control.

Ultrasound

Ultrasound imaging uses high-frequency sound waves to create images of structures in your body.

Mar. 08, 2013

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