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Breast Cancer Surgery

Breast cancer is an uncontrolled breast cells growth. Breasts are the most superficial aspect of the chest wall. Normal breast consists of 15- 20 milk ducts which divides into ductules, lobes and lobules. All these are supported by connective tissue made up of fibrous tissue, fat, blood vessels, nerves and lymphatics.Breast cancer is the most common invasive cancer in females worldwide. It accounts for 22.9 % of invasive cancers in women. worldwide death from breast cancer including both in males and females is 18.2%.

WARNING SIGNS OF BREAST CANCER:

ROUTINE BREAST SURGERIES IN OUR HOSPITAL

Our doctors are specialised in Modified radical Mastectomy, Breast cancer surgeries, Breast conservative surgeries, Breast oncoplastic surgeries, Benign Breast surgeries, Breast reconstruction , Implants & reduction surgeries.

Breast cancer which develops in breast milk ducts is called Ductal carcinoma & in glands called Lobular carcinoma.

MAJOR RISK FACTORS FOR BREAST CANCER

Age: older age more chances.

Family History: Risk of Breast cancer is higher in women having a close relative (sister, mother, daughter) with the disease.

Personal History: breast cancer in one breast increases the chance of breast cancer in another breast.

TREATMENT OPTIONS FOR BREAST CANCER:

SURGERY: includes LUMPECTOMY - removal of lump with small cancer free healthy tissue around it. MASTECTOMY where entire breast tissue is removed along with lymph node clearance.

CHEMOTHERAPY: where powerful medicines are given to destroy cancer cells.

RADIOTHERAPY: uses high energy rays to kill cancer cells.

HORMONAL THERAPY: It is useful in breast cancer patients which are positive for Estrogen and Progestrone receptors. They are used for early stage as well as metastatic breast cancers.

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  • Ruby Hall Clinic,
    40, Sassoon Road,
    Pune - 411001,,
    Maharashtra,
    411040 India
  • Tel : 0091 20 - 26163391
    Fax : 0091 20 - 26164529
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